This position supports the UC Davis Dermatopathology Service/Mohs Laboratories by providing support for the technical areas within the Dermatopathology Service/Mohs Laboratories. The Histotechnologist embeds, sectioning and prepares Histologic and Histochemical slides and Perform routine immunohistochemical, immunofluorescent and special stains on fixed and fresh tissue. Will also be responsible for lab maintenance and grossing.-- Demonstrated experience performing high complexity testing-- Experience in paraffin sectioning, embedding, Mohs Micrographic Surgery frozen section preparation, frozen sectioning, immunohistochemistry, immunofluoresence, performing routine and special stains, and grossing Dermatology specimens. -- Knowledge of guidelines established by JCAHO, CAP, and CLIA. -- Demonstrated technical and mechanical skills to operate and perform preventative maintenance on equipment. -- Ability to lift 30 lbs. -- Working knowledge of laboratory and other basic computer programs.
About University of California Davis Medical Center
At the end of 2015, we launched a comprehensive and inclusive process to tap into the broad, diverse knowledge of our entire UC Davis Health community to stimulate new and unique ideas for our next strategic plan.Throughout 2016, hundreds of members of our UC Davis Health family, as well as external friends and partners, took part in conversations and provided valuable input into charting a long-t...erm course for our future that will continue the momentum underway to solidify our position as a top-tier health care organization.With your valuable input and talents, I am excited to launch our six new strategic plan goals. Over the next few years, together we will:Lead Person-Centered Care in the best way, at the best time, in the best place, and with the best teamReimagine Education by cultivating diverse, transdisciplinary, life-long learners who will lead transformation in health care to advance well-being and equity for allAccelerate Innovative Research to improve lives and reduce the burden of disease through the discovery, implementation and dissemination of new knowledgeImprove Population Health through the use of big data and precision healthTransform Our Culture by engaging everyone with compassion and inclusion, by inspiring innovative ideas, and by empowering each otherPromote Sustainability through shared goals, balanced priorities and investments in our workforce and in our communityAt a time when our industry is experiencing some of the most formidable changes ever, these are bold aspirations that will anchor us and provide us with clarity of purpose and a path forward. I am fully confident that we will achieve great success knowing we have a solid plan and areas of focus to guide us.I thank everyone who participated in the planning process for their great input and their dedication to our future success.