Mount Sinai Careers

HISTOLOGIST - FULL TIME - TEMPORARY

New York, New York
Allied Health


Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

 

Performs a variety of technical procedures that result in the creation of microscopic slides preparation, Prepare Frozen Sections for Preoperative Diagnosis within an appropriated turn-around time of the specimen being received. Correctly matches surgical working draft, requisition and slides for distribution to pathologists.  Prepares moderate to high complexity surgical pathology specimens for processing. Able to interpret physician instruction written on test requisition.  Able to perform routine embedding in variety of tissues, cut routine and frozen sections.  Prepare special stain for cytological and histological specimens.  Demonstrates problem solving ability and maintains clear communication with peers and superiors.  Must have good organizational, flexible multitasking attitude and computer skills. Able to work in a small multi-tasking lab with few technologists and able to interact with doctors, patients and nurses. At least 5 years of experience in Histology techniques as well as grossing surgical pathology experience.  NY State Clinical Technician or Technologist or NY State Histology Technician or Technologist, HT (ASCP) certification. 

 
Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize healthcare delivery together.
 
We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have an impact on quality patient care. 

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Who We Are

Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
 
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
 
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 

EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans