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Hospital Corporation Of America (HCA) Histotechnologist in Englewood, Colorado

DESCRIPTION SHIFT: No WeekendsSCHEDULE: Full-time Do you have the career opportunities you want in your current role? Wehave an exciting opportunity for you to join the nation's largest providerof healthcare services as a Histotechnologist. We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need.At Swedish Medical Center, we offer an array of medical, dental, andvision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits packagetruly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefitswe offer include: Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs Paid Personal Leave 401k (100% annual match - 3%-9% of pay based on years of service) Identity Theft Protection discounts Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options Adoption Assistance Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP) At HCA/HealthONE we recognize the important role our Lab Departmentsplay in our success. HCA Healthcare is dedicated to the growth and developmentof our colleagues. We will provide you the tools and resources you need tosucceed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitiousHistotechnologist to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here! Here is some of what you can expect from being a Histotechnologist withus: You will perform a variety of technical procedures in Histology You will produce routine and special Histology tests, stains and slides You will produce high quality microscopic slides You will provide quality service, a safe, accurate, timely testingfor neonates through adolescence, and the adult and geriatric patients inthe Laboratory in compliance with CAP, JCAHO, OSHA, and CLIA 88 Standards You will integrate current scientific knowledge with technicalcompetency, which relates to the Pathology Department You will continuously strive to improve clinical testing, confidenceand knowledge through formal and informal education You will be knowledgeable of age-related (neonates, pediatrics,adolescents, adults, and geriatrics) quality of patient care Qualifications you will need for this role: H.T. (ASCP) certification or eligible preferred (required for thisposition) Two year Associates Degree preferred Minimum of 2 years' experience that demonstrates the knowledge andexpertise necessary Working knowledge of all Histology procedures-Embedding, Microtomy,Tissue Processing, Fixation, Decalcification, Routine and SpecialStaining, and Immunohistochemistry Familiar with all equipment in the Histology Laboratory Perform preventive and corrective maintenance of laboratory equipment andinstruments or refers to appropriate sources for repairs Good communication skills Swedish Medical Center, part of HCA's HealthONE, is located in thesouth metro Denver area where it has been a proud member of the community formore than 110 years. An acute care hospital with 408 licensed beds, annuallySwedish cares for more than 200,000 patients with a team of approximately2,000 dedicated employees, 300 volunteers and 1,400 physicians. With stroke door to treatment times averaging just 20 minutes, Swedishserves as the Rocky Mountain Region's referral center for the most advancedstroke treatment, and was the state's first Joint Commission certifiedComprehensive Stroke Center. Swedish also serves as the region's neurotraumaand orthopedic trauma provider and is the area's only level I traumafacility with a dedicated burn and reconstructive center. Over 150 facilitiesregularly transfer highly complex cases to Swedish. Swedish Medical Center offers patients the highest quality care and themost advanced technologies and treatments in nearly every medical specialtyincluding adult and pediatric emergency, heart care,neurology/neurosurgery, pregnancy and childbirth, orthopedics and jointreplacement, cancer care, gastroenterology and liver care, gynecologyand urolo If you are looking for an opportunity that provides sa