Highly capable, detail-oriented, and seasoned professional, with more than 10 years of Histology Lab. Demonstrate excellent leadership skills and the ability to promote a cohesive team work environment and motivate members to perform their best in completing tasks. Proven track record in effectively handling multiple projects simultaneously, taking full responsibility and initiative to deliver quality results on time. Equipped with well-honed interpersonal and communication abilities; capable of giving credit to others and dealing effectively with individuals from different backgrounds. Reputed for exceeding and utilizing critical problem solving skills and eye attention to details to produce effective outputs. Fluent in English and Spanish languages. Qualified to work in a laboratory environment that requires a professional understanding of histological content and techniques. Excellent laboratory and quality control skills, with commended performance conducting/analyzing laboratory protocols and resolving complex clinical and instrument problems.
Accurate, reliable, diligent, and focused on timely completion of all lab procedures. Work well and efficiently under pressure and time constraints in high-volume environments.
laboratory procedures, computer skills
organization skills inventory.
Laboratory diagnostic equipment
Complex problem solver
Test results interpretation
Excellent lab practices
Quality control procedures
07/2015 to Current
BIOREPOSITORY HISTOTECHUTSOUTHEWSTERN MEDICAL CENTER - Dallas, Texas
As a Histotech, I experienced in grossing, processing embedding and cutting tissues.
Performed daily QA H&E stains for our repository tissues..
Evaluation of adequacy of reagents and stains, selection of and utilization of control material.
Mount and, coverslips slides, and labels appropriate.
Records of specimens entering laboratory, select a correct method handling each specimen, Complete data entry, records and cross-references specimens subsequently.
Creating and maintain protocols and SOPS for Tissue resources Lab.
Performed IHC stain optimization for customer and apply troubleshooting instrumentation as needed.
Microscopic Laser microdissection tissue.
Tissue microarrays block construction sectioning and staining.
Records of QC for the Histology lab block and slides filling assuring supplies were in stock.
Responsible to create and sent charges statements to our customers.
In charged of supplies and equipment inventory.
In charged of training Histology methods to new and current employees.
07/2014 to 07/2015
HISTOTECHPACIFIC LABS - Denton, Texas
As an Hstotech, I Performed the necessary techniques for the adequate H&E stains slides and special stains.
In charged of cutting, embedding, staining and grossing histological specimens.
Maintained accurate and daily protocols and procedures documentation for the QC daily records.
Assist with the Implementation of procedures and protocols documentations for CAP.
04/2012 to 06/2014
HISTOTECHPROPATH LABORATORIES - Dallas, Texas
As a Histotech, I applied necessary procedures for H&E staining and special stains.
As a senior Histotech, I supervised daily operations for Surgical Pathology.
Planned, managed, and supervised the activities within the Pathology Lab and performed standard tests to ensure their delivery in an accurate and timely fashion Performed new and improved laboratory methods and procedures Maintained accurate daily protocols and procedural documentation as well as daily QC records Wrote and implemented procedures and policies relative to daily operations, ensuring compliance with all applicable health and safety policies (CAP, CLIA,) Trained new employees Developed new techniques and troubleshooting procedures Evaluated quality control and modified manuals as needed Developed a budget for the laboratory and maintained control of lab costs Supervised purchases of supplies and maintained equipment inventory Received and processed tissue specimens from outside clinics to provide results to assist in the treatment and diagnosis of disease Performed histological duties: cutting, embedding, special staining and IHC.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: Medical TechnologistUNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXAS - Denton, Texas, USMedical Technologist not graduated yet.
Bachelor of Science: Clinical Laboratory SciencesUNIVERSITY OF TEXAS at EL PASO - El Paso , Texas, USClinical Laboratory Sciences not graduating yet