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Cytotechnologist - Part time

Physicians Laboratory Omaha, NE
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Job Description

POSITION PURPOSE:

  • Perform cytological evaluation of specimens in accordance with departmental testing procedures and policies.
  • Prepare diagnostic reports.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Cytotechnology; or Certified in Cytotechnology by an HHS approved agency; or "Qualified Cytotechnologist" prior to September 1, 1992, i.e. High School graduate with 6 months cytology training in a laboratory directed by pathologist of ASC certified physician and 2 years of full-time supervised experience or equivalent between 9/1/87 and 9/1/92.
  • Must have at least 3 years experience as a Cytotechnologist.

 

          ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Perform microscopic evaluation of cytological specimens according to laboratory procedures and workload policies.
  • Prepare a final diagnosis on negative/normal gynecologic specimens.
  • Prepare provisional diagnosis on all other cases and refers these for review.
  • Enter the diagnosis into the computer.
  • Maintain absolute integrity in the accurate performance and reporting of results and observes professional discretion with patient information.
  • Complete work consistently within acceptable time limits.
  • Follow all established policies of department Quality Assurance protocol.
  • Maintain accurate individual workload and other appropriate records as required by the laboratory and various regulatory agencies.
  • Perform and document routine maintenance on microscopes and other laboratory equipment to ensure optimal instrument operation.
  • Document the slide interpretation results of each gynecologic and non- gynecologic cytological case examined or reviewed.
  • Document the total number of slides examined in the laboratory for each 24-hour period as well as the number of slides examined in any other laboratory.
  • Document the number of hours spent examining slides in each 24-hour period.
  • Contribute to the efficient operation of the Laboratory.
  • Participate in department meetings and Laboratory committee activities to maintain continuity, consistency, and communication within and outside the department.
  • Observe strict safety precautions when handling biological specimens and chemicals.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area according to safety standards and Laboratory image requirements.

Physicians Laboratory Services, Inc is an Affirmative Action/EEO Employer - qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to protected veteran or disability status, race/color, religion, gender, national origin or any other legally protected basis.

Contact Linda Pelletier at 402-731-4145 with questions.

Job Details

Date Posted August 7, 2019
Date Closes September 6, 2019
Address 4840 F St
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Cytology
Job Type Part-time Employee
Experience Level Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)
Hours Please list your availability Monday-Friday
SOC Category 29-2011.02 Cytotechnologists
Zipcode 68117
Name Eunice Miller
Address 4840 F Street
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68117
Phone 402-731-4145
FAX 402-731-8653

This job requires the following skills

  • Quality Control
  • Microsoft - Outlook
  • Microsoft - Word
  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Medical Laboratory
  • Cytotechnology
  • Cytotechnologist

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