Histology Technologist Mohs

Location: Peabody, MA
Job ID: 154911-1A
Date Posted: May 9, 2019

Job Description

Welcome To

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center  is part of a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

Position Summary:  Under the general supervision of the Assistant Nurse Manager,  and Mohs surgeons using established policies and procedures, performs a variety of tasks associated with the preparation of surgical, and biopsy, specimens for study.  Maintains QC and other records in accordance with organizational and regulatory guidelines.

Education:  High School Diploma or equivalent plus additional training required for attainment of registration.

Licensure, Certification, Registration:  Maintains HT ASCP registration (Hist).

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:      

  • Knowledge of clinical tests and standards necessary accurately produce results that meet criteria required by CAP, JCAHO and other regulatory agencies.
  • Ability to conduct, routine and special stain preparation and Q.A., equipment maintenance. 
  • Ability to identify and evaluate clinical testing problems and to effect corrective action procedures and modifications.

Experience:     Minimum two years full time experience in a Mohs Surgery Lab, certification or relevant Mohs HT experience preferred

About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.