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Health Practitioner Anatomical Pathology Queensland Health Toowoomba Work as a team member in the Histology Section providing a comprehensive histology service to the Toowoomba Hospital and Health services. In addition, providing a referral service to laboratories throughout Queensland and overseas. Job details
Job type Permanent Full-time
Occupational group Health - Pathology
Classification HP3
Workplace Location Toowoomba region
Job ad reference QLD/HSQ245958
Closing date 17-Jul-2017
Yearly salary $62719 - $95062
Job duration Permanent Full time - Toowoomba
Contact person Lisa Meredith
Contact details 0746166564
Health Support Queensland delivers a wide range of diagnostic, scientific, clinical support and payroll services to enable the delivery of frontline health care. The commercialised business unit provides critical services to Hospital and Health Services, other government agencies, commercial clients and the community. Pathology Queensland provides comprehensive diagnostic pathology testing and services via a single, integrated state-wide network. Pathology Queensland also participates in education, training and clinical research. Your opportunity: Work as a team member in the Histology Section providing a comprehensive histology service to the Toowoomba Hospital and Health services. In addition, providing a referral service to laboratories throughout Queensland and overseas. As a team member apply a range of both routine and specialised histological procedures to surgical and autopsy specimens to detect pathological features essential for diagnosis applying independent scientific judgement in the analysis of patient specimens leading to the verification and validation of test results and the provision of advice to the clinical unit where appropriate. You will have: Knowledge in the science of histology and its application in a diagnostic laboratory.
  • Ability to develop and maintain advanced skills in a range of histological applications from routine tissue management through to the application of advanced methods and technologies.
  • Demonstrated ability (or ability to rapidly acquire the skill) to identify, develop and implement quality and service improvement activities in accordance with NATA/ISO accreditation / certification.
  • Proven willingness and ability to actively participate in and contribute to continuing education and other professional development activities.

 

Medical Scientist -  Histology – Full Time -Evening Shift – Surgical Cut-Up Supervisor- DOREVITCH PATHOLOGY

This is a career opportunity for an enthusiastic, appropriately qualified, experienced Cut -Up Medical Scientist to join our Histology team. This role will involve cut up of simple and non-complex specimens in our main laboratory. To fulfil the requirements for this position extensive experience in surgical cut-up is essential together with sound knowledge of routine histology procedures. Your experience in supervising a team of scientists and mentoring new staff is essential to this role. You will possess the ability to work within a fast paced, team environment along with excellent communication skills. Only candidates with the appropriate experience in surgical cut-up will be considered for this position. Develop your skills further in this exciting field of science.

Applications to: Faye Kapoulitsas Chief Scientist – Histology and Cytology 18 Banksia Street Heidelberg Vic 3084 Email: faye.kapoulitsas@dorevitch.com.au

Applications close: Friday July 7th, 2017


JOB VACANCY Medical Scientist – Grade 2 Histology Supervisor Full Time - Permanent Night Shift Heidelberg Location- DOREVITCH PATHOLOGY

Dorevitch Pathology is a leading provider of pathology and diagnostic services throughout Victoria. We are seeking a dynamic and innovative supervisor to lead our team in this role within the Histology Department. The role includes participating in and overseeing the workflow during the night shift. Your experience in supervising a team and mentoring new staff is essential to this role. Experience in all aspects of routine Histology is a must. You will possess the ability to work collaboratively within a fast-paced team environment. Excellent communication skills and the ability to meet strict deadlines through efficient time management are essential to this role. This position will provide the applicant with the opportunity to contribute to and participate in the development of critical laboratory operations. To be considered for this personal development opportunity, we require: Minimum of 5 years’ experience in all aspects of routine Histology Excellent time management and communication skills An understanding of WHS responsibilities Sound knowledge and understanding of NATA accreditation requirements Develop your skills further in this exciting field of science.

Applications close: Friday July 14th, 2017

Applications to: Faye Kapoulitsas Chief Scientist – Histology and Cytology 18 Banksia Street Heidelberg Vic 3084 Email: faye.kapoulitsas@dorevitch.com.au 


 FOR SALE

 

Sakura VIP 5J Tissue Processor (2003 model)

3644258-0

The Sakura VIP 5 Tissue Processor is designed for fast, streamlined operation. The VIP 5 offers easy-to-use software that enables users to manage reagents, rename solutions and programs, and define cleaning cycles according to their needs. The VIP 5 is built to take care of other processes automatically, too – automated reagent transfer, continuous mixing, and bottle connection check to ensure smooth, flawless performance and significantly more efficient processing.

The Sakura Tissue-Tek VIP 5 Tissue Processor is flexible, allowing easy addition of cassettes, even during processing. It provides complete information at a glance through a full-text display, and facilitates reagent management through cassette counter and reagent usage counter features. Additionally, the VIP 5 cleans paraffin by degassing the oven, ensuring sanitized paraffin without the need for additional retort cleaning cycles.

Features:

Up to twenty different processing programs enable unmatched preparation of all tissue sample types

User-defined 150 or 300 cassette capacity

Create your own reagent and program names

Solution management software

Full-text display reveals complete information at a glance and is user-freindly

Unique automatic reagent transfer during the processing run

Unique continuous mixing for more efficient processing

Self-calculating delay mode coordinates completion of processing to enhance workflow

Cassette counter and reagent usages counter facilitate reagent management

User-defined cleaning cycles

Ample stainless steel work surface

Built-in printer interface (printer optional)

Automatic bottle connection check

External drain and fill

Adjustable alarm tone and volume

Two levels of passwords to ensure instrument and information security

Basket design allows upright placement of cassette specimens and fits all standard embedding consoles for optimal convenience

Manufacturer

Sakura

Category

Tissue Processors

Model

Tissue-Tek VIP 5J

Serial Number

Dimensions (W x D x H)

5219 0079  Floor model (#5215): 23.6″w x 23.6″d x 53.5″h (60x60x136cm)

Weight

352 lbs (160 kg) both bench and floor

Power Requirements

 

Condition:

Used. Regular 6 monthly preventative maintenance

Price: $11,000 GST INCLUSIVE

Please contact David Cauchi at the Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine on telephone 9684 4340 or email atDavid.Cauchi@vifm.org, for additional information