5361 NW 33rdAvenue, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309
The IRL East Florida Division (EFD) Central Laboratory supports 14 HCA facilities in the East Florida Division as well as multiple HCA hospitals in the FL panhandle, Georgia and South Carolina. In addition, the EFD Central Microbiology & Histology Lab supports a large network of outreach clients across south Florida, the US, and several international clients. Our beautiful state of the art laboratory is open 24/7 and performs 1M tests annually.
Do you have the PRN career opportunities as a(an) Histology Technologist I PRN you want with your current employer? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join IRL - East FL Core Lab which is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.
IRL - East FL Core Lab, offers a total rewards package that supports the health, life, career and retirement of our colleagues. The available plans and programs include:
Comprehensive medical coverage that covers many common services at no cost or for a low copay. Plans include prescription drug and behavioral health coverage as well as telemedicine services and free AirMed medical transportation.
Additional options for dental and vision benefits, life and disability coverage, flexible spending accounts, supplemental health protection plans (accident, critical illness, hospital indemnity), auto and home insurance, identity theft protection, legal counseling, long-term care coverage, moving assistance, pet insurance and more.
Fertility and family building benefits through Progyny
Free counseling services and resources for emotional, physical and financial wellbeing
Family support, including adoption assistance, child and elder care resources and consumer discounts
401(k) Plan with a 100% match on 3% to 9% of pay (based on years of service)
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Retirement readiness and rollover services and preferred banking partnerships
Note: Eligibility for benefits may vary by location.
Our teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you want to work as a(an) Histology Technologist I PRN where your passion for creating positive patient interactions are valued? If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!
Job Summary and Qualifications
Analyze testing samples according to instructions and perform quality control procedures per protocol
Embed tissue specimens in correct orientation at a rate of 45 - 60 seconds per block
Section paraffin blocks at an average rate of 35 - 40 blocks per hour
Produce sections of correct thickness with a minimum of cutting artifacts
Perform routine H & E stain performed according to Department procedure
Recognize inferior staining prior to submitting and corrects the problem to meet standards
Perform any on-site special stains and histo-chemical methods
Prepare smears, cell blocks, and Cytospin preparations
Ensure correct Cytology and Pathology numbers are entered in the computer under the right prefix, as well as ALL clinical data provided
You Should Have:
A 2 Year/Associate Degree in Science
A 4 Year/Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology is beneficial
A State of Florida Technologist License OR the ability to obtain a license during the interview process
Less than one year of experience in Histology; 1-3 years of experience in a high volume histology setting is preferred
Clinical Lab Supervisor, or American Medical Technologist, or Medical Lab Scientist, or Histotechnologist, or Histotechnician, or Clinical Laboratory Scientist, or Clinical Laboratory Technologist, or Certified Lab Technologist, or Associate Degree, or Bachelors Degree
Integrated Regional Labs is a full service providerfor clinical laboratory and anatomic pathology services, providing hospitals, physicians, and clients withtimely diagnostic information for patient care. Our infrastructure includes a fullyautomated esoteric core laboratory in Fort Lauderdale, a histology and microbiology operation in Largo,Florida, and a network of hospital based rapid-response laboratories present in fourHCA Healthcare divisions within the state of Florida. Our core laboratories support more than250 acute and rehab hospitals, physician practices, surgery centers and commercialaccounts.
HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies(r) by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for thedelivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
"Bricks and mortar do not make a hospital. People do."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr. HCA Healthcare Co-Founder
If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our Histology Technologist I PRN opening. We review all applications. Qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status