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Histology Technologist-Full Time-Days-Penrose

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Date: Apr 21, 2018

Location: Colorado Springs, CO, US 80112

Company: Centura Health

Penrose-St. Francis Health Services is a full-service, 522-bed acute care provider in Colorado Springs comprised of Penrose Hospital and St. Francis Medical Center. Penrose Hospital serves as the anchor hospital of Penrose-St. Francis Health Services with 364-licensed beds and the ability to provide tertiary (high tech) medical-surgical services with an emphasis on elective and outpatient care. Established in 1890, Penrose Hospital has grown to become a major health treatment and referral center, specializing in cancer care, cardiac care, emergency trauma care and physical rehabilitation. In 2008 we opened St. Francis Medical Center to keep pace with the growing needs of the Colorado Springs’ community on the north side of the city. St. Francis Medical Center features 172-beds and offers a modern Birth Center, Level IIIA Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Care Unit, Emergency Department, Level III Trauma Center, Imaging Services, Surgical Services, and Critical Care Unit. It is also serves as Southern Colorado’s home base for the Flight For Life® Colorado air medical helicopter service. It’s an incredible time to join us as we celebrate our sixth consecutive year as one of “America’s 50 Best Hospitals” by Healthgrades and recent Magnet Hospital designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for superior quality in nursing care. With 300+ days of annual sunshine, mild winters and easy access places like Pikes Peak, Garden of the Gods and some of Colorado’s top destination resorts, you will enjoy an incredible lifestyle while having the career you’ve always wanted. For more information about Penrose – St. Francis Health Services, visit http://www.penrosestfrancis.org/.



Job Description/Job Posting ID: 123324



Recruiter Contact:  Jena Huddleston jenahuddleston@centura.org



Clinic/Department: 1453 CLS PENROSE HISTOLOGY 



Hospital: CENTURA CLINICAL LABS 



Schedule:  Full Time



Shift: Days


 



Position Summary




  • Prepares tissue for gross and/or microscopic examination by pathologist.



 



Minimum Education Requirements




  • High School Diploma or GED required

  • Registered HT (ASCP) or 2 years recent experience in a Histology Lab



 



Minimum Experience Requirements




  • Two years or more experience in a hospital based Histology Laboratory



 



License/Certifications




  • Registered HT (ASCP) strongly preferred



 



Physical Requirements



 



Light Work - exert/lift up to 20 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 10 lbs. frequently)



 


 



Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. 


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