Discover a Rewarding Career at Bay Regional Medical Center
Welcome to Bay Regional Medical Center, where we are committed to providing exceptional healthcare services to the Maywood, Illinois community and beyond. If you are passionate about making a difference in people's lives and thrive in a fast-paced healthcare environment, we have an exciting job opportunity for you as a Grossing Technician. Join our dedicated team and unleash your potential in a rewarding career.
What is a Grossing Technician?
A Grossing Technician plays a crucial role in the preparation and examination of surgical pathology specimens. As a Grossing Technician, you will assist pathologists and laboratory professionals in ensuring accurate diagnosis by accurately recording and identifying specimens, dissecting tissues, and maintaining proper documentation to contribute to the overall patient care process.
Responsibilities of a Grossing Technician
- Accurately record and label surgical specimens for identification and tracking purposes
- Prepare specimens by dissecting, sectioning, and mapping tissues
- Perform tissue processing and embedding techniques
- Ensure proper documentation and data entry of all procedures
- Maintain a clean and organized workstation to adhere to safety and quality standards
- Collaborate with pathologists and laboratory professionals to ensure accurate diagnostic results
- Participate in quality control and quality assurance activities
- Adhere to all relevant laboratory policies, protocols, and regulations
Required Skills and Qualifications
To excel as a Grossing Technician, certain skills and qualifications are essential.
- A high school diploma or equivalent is required
- Completion of an accredited histology or medical laboratory technician program is preferred
- ASCP certification is a plus
- Proficiency in grossing and dissecting tissues
- Familiarity with tissue processing and embedding techniques
- Attention to detail and ability to follow precise instructions
- Strong organizational and multitasking skills
- Excellent manual dexterity for handling delicate specimens
- Basic computer skills for data entry and documentation purposes
- Strong work ethic and commitment to patient care
- Effective communication and teamwork skills
- Adaptability to handle fast-paced and high-pressure situations
- Attention to detail and exceptional problem-solving abilities
- Ethical and professional conduct
About Bay Regional Medical Center
Bay Regional Medical Center is a leading healthcare facility in Maywood, Illinois, dedicated to providing exceptional medical services to our community. We prioritize patient care and strive for excellence in everything we do. With state-of-the-art technology, compassionate healthcare professionals, and a patient-centered approach, we are committed to improving the health and well-being of those we serve.
Join Our Dynamic Healthcare Team Today
If you are ready to utilize your skills as a Grossing Technician and contribute to the advancement of healthcare, Bay Regional Medical Center is the place for you. We offer a competitive compensation package, professional growth opportunities, and a supportive work environment. Apply now and take the first step towards an exciting and fulfilling career in healthcare.