The Children's Hospital of San Antonio, established in 1959, was the first children's hospital in South-Central Texas. Located downtown, this 190-plus-bed hospital serves more than 70,000 children annually from San Antonio, South Texas and around the world. The hospital (in partnership with Baylor College of Medicine) is the only academic children's hospital in San Antonio. Our highly specialized services meet the unique medical needs of children, from Pediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care to Children's Emergency Services, the latest treatments for deformities of the spine including titanium rib implants and halo traction, a Heart Center, a specialized asthma program, a highly regarded Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, and growing maternal services to include consultation, delivery, and maternal fetal medicine.
The Histology Technician is responsible for the work of the Histology section of the Laboratory, including Cytology and Autopsy. The Histology Technician performs all surgical pathology, autopsy, and cytology procedures, maintains equipment, and follows quality assurance protocols.
Must be a high school graduate and have successfully completed a CAHEA/NAACLS accredited Histotechnology program or military equivalent.
At least one full year of experience in all aspects of Histology, including surgical pathology/cytology/autopsy is preferred.
Must be registered as a Histology Technician (HT) by ASCP or other national certifying agency.