Peds Nurse Manager (closed)
Under the direct supervision of the department Supervisor, performs all technical and support procedures necessary to maintain the effective operation of the department. Carries out procedures in accordance with all standards set by applicable regulatory agencies including CAP, JCAHO, CLIA, AABB and OSHA. Maintains knowledge of all department procedures and protocols. Maintains proficiency in performance of technical procedures and participates in training new employees. Testing is provided for patients with varying degrees of clinical conditions and different acuity levels. Testing is provided for all age ranges from newborns to geriatric patients.
ASCP certification or eligible preferred.
AS or BS degree in related sciences preferred.
High School diploma plus 2 year internship or on the job training sufficient to ensure the ability to perform all tasks required.
Minimum of 2 years experience that demonstrates the knowledge and expertise necessary. Working knowledge of all Histology procedures-Embedding, Microtomy, Tissue Processing, Fixation, Decalcification, Routine and Special Staining, and Immunohistochemistry. Familiar with all equipment in the Histology Laboratory. Perform preventive and corrective maintenance of laboratory equipment and instruments or refers to appropriate sources for repairs. Good communication skills.