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Medical Management

Location:
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Salary:
negociable
Posted:
October 25, 2016

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Jacqueline Roman

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Orlando, FL *****

(978)***-****

acw8g2@r.postjobfree.com

Histologist Technologist

Highly accomplished Histology Technician with extensive experience in diverse areas of the healthcare field.

Comprehensive background in all facets of histology, surgical pathology, embedding, cutting, processing, and staining. Gained a broad knowledge base relating to the procedure of using dehydrants and paraffin infiltration.

Providing high level of support to pathologists in daily job responsibilities.

Areas of expertise include but are not limited to:

Quality Control Testing

Specimen Processing

Medical Compliance & Safety

Patient Confidentiality

Sterilize Equipment

Medical Reports Management

Specimen collection & Triage

Infection Control

Accurate Labeling

Medical Records Management

Time Management

Bilingual English/Spanish

WORK HISTORY

Histologist Technologist

Ampian Staffing April 2016-present

Quest laboratories Las Vegas NV

13 week travel assignment that was extended twice for a total of 39 weeks, at a Las Vegas Metro area reference Laboratory.

Primary Duties Detailed high volume Mictotomy and all associated routine histological techniques in adherence to company specific policies methods, standards, and procedures

Histologist Technologist

Mid Florida Dermatology May 2015-March 2016

Worked as a high volume cutter Mictoromy of Biopsy, embedding, grossing, sending out associates frozen,

Specimen accessioning and other histology techniques according to staffing and caseload needs.

Histologist Technologist

Wuesthoff References Laboratories Melbourne, FL 2013-2015

Perform routine stain and special stain in the histology department.

Maintain lab equipment and troubleshot/resolve instrument problems.

Perform Immunohistochemistry stains and distributed.

Responsible for cutting, embedding tissue special stain using artisan and Dako instruments

Assist with the pathologist with the bone marrow procedures and some frozen tissues.

Histologist Technologist

Bostwick Laboratories Orlando, FL 2007-2013

Responsible for processing, embedding tissue, cutting, staining special stain, and cover slipping.

Assisted in maintaining the instrument, filed the slide and blocks, and entered all test results in the computer.

Processed all tissue samples according to the protocol established.

Performed immunohistochemistry stains and distributed the work to the staff pathologists.

Mounted tissue specimens on glass slides.

Cut sections of body tissues for microscopic examination using microtomes.

Stained tissue specimens with dyes or other chemicals to make cell details visible under microscopes

Phlebotomy Technician

Clark & Daugherty Lakeland, FL 2005-2006

Matched laboratory requisition forms to specimen tubes.

Disposed of contaminated sharps, in accordance with applicable laws, standards, and policies.

Draw blood from veins by vacuum tube, syringe, or butterfly venipuncture methods.

Disposed of blood or other biohazard fluids or tissue, in accordance with applicable laws, standards, or policies.

Drawled blood from capillaries by dermal puncture, such as heel or finger sticks methods.

Histologist

Anna Jacques Hospital Newburyport, MA 2001-2004

Embed tissue specimens into paraffin wax blocks or infiltrate tissue specimens with wax.

Examined slides under microscopes to ensure tissue preparation meets laboratory requirements.

Maintained laboratory equipment such as microscopes, mass spectrometers, microtomes, immunostainers, tissue processors, embedding centers, and water baths.

Operated computerized laboratory equipment to dehydrate, decalcify, or microincineration tissue samples.

Prepared or use prepared tissue specimens for teaching, research or diagnostic purposes.

Identify tissue structures or cell components to be used in the diagnosis, prevention, or treatment of diseases

EDUCATION & TRAINING

Middlesex Community College Bedford, MA Associate's Degree, Medical Technology

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP).

Histotechnologist (HT) 2010

Florida License Histotechnologist

Nevada State License #45236-ch-0



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