Providence Health & Services Anatomic Pathology Technician ( Per Diem - Day ) in Burbank, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Per Diem, Day shift Anatomic Pathology Technician to Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Process specimen by preparing frozen sections, including cuts, stains, mounts, specimens of human tissue to provide intra-operative consultation specimens for data on functioning of tissues and organs, causes and/or progress of disease, following established standards and practices.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Academic and/or working knowledge of human anatomy and medical terminology.

  • Ability to multi-task and work in fast paced environment.

  • Color vision: ability to distinguish and identify different colors.

  • Exposed to hazardous and carcinogenic chemicals

  • Exposed to infection from disease-bearing specimens

  • Exposed to odorous chemicals and specimens

  • Subject to cuts from microtome knives.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 3 years Pathology experience, indirect specimen grossing, frozen sections.

  • High School graduate or equivalent

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 414 bed acute care facility, known for its state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, has provided the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities for close to 70 years.

Many of our specialized services are provided within our Heart and Vascular Institute, one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers of heart attack victims; our Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for a Primary Stroke Center, and the Gold Plus Achievement Award from the American Stroke Association (2010); our Women's Pavilion, and our newly opened the Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center has an exceptional orthopedic program recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. And Providence Saint Joseph's Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery, and Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence designation from HealthGrades.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Lab (Medical Technologist, Medical Lab Technologist)

Location: California-Burbank

Req ID: 149331