Brief summary for Histocompatibility Tech
Provides technical skills necessary to perform histocompatibility testing for transplantation and disease association. This requires considerable independence of judgment and action. Shares "on-call" responsibilities for covering emergency situations. Seeks to meet the requirements for certification established by the American Board of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics. Bachelor of Science degree required. Certification as an MT(ASCP) or its equivalent; certification as a CHT(ABHI) or CHS(ABHI) and successful completion of at least one course in Immunology preferred. 40hrs per week