histological technician

histological technician

(hĭs″tă-lŏj′ĭ-kĭl tĕk-nĭsh′ĭn)
A technician who works with pathologists in the sectioning, embedding, fixation, staining, and mounting of tissues and body fluids for diagnostic analysis.
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The bill creates a new Provisional Permit that clinical laboratory technologists and histological technicians can obtain to authorize their practice in NY State while completing educational or certification requirements for full licensure.
The amendments also add a licensure category for histotechnicians, or "histological technicians" as they will be called in New York.