Fairview Health Services  Anatomic Pathology Technician in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Anatomic Pathology Technician

Specialty Laboratory

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center (East Bank)

Department Labs - Molecular Diagnost

Hours per 2 weeks casual

Shift Day

Date Posted 05/14/2018

Job Number 18-72848

Job Description:

The Anatomic Pathology Technician (APT) performs all work processes necessary for the preparation or procurement of specimens used for high complexity testing in the Infectious disease lab as defined by CLIA’88. The APT possesses knowledge of the clinical/pathology laboratories and performs routine and specialty procedures, recognizes problems, identifies basic causes, and makes corrections using established protocols. The APT collaborates with the customers of the laboratory to promote customer satisfaction. The APT works independently under general supervision.

Job Qualifications:

Minimum Education: Associates degree or 60 credits of college coursework with emphasis in biology and chemistry preferred, and/or 2 years of applicable laboratory experience.

1 year of experience in a clinical laboratory or anatomic diagnostic laboratory preferred.

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

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