Cytotechnologist - Cytology - PT
Company: University of Mississippi Medical Center
Posted on: May 5, 2021
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Requisition ID: R00010337 Job Category: Health System Organization:
Cytology and Cytopathology Location/s: Main Campus Jackson Job
Title: Cytotechnologist - Cytology - PT Job Summary: To diagnose
gynecological and non-gynecological specimens for cellular
abnormalities via microscope. To correlate existing laboratory
history or clinical information with microscopic findings.
Education & Experience Educational requirements to meet American
Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Certification Certifications,
Licenses or Registration Required: ASCP Board of Registry
Cytotechnologist Certification or eligible for certification.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Responsibilities
- Prepares, stains, and examines specimens for study to detect
minute abnormalities in the shape, color, or size of a cell.
- Conducts evaluations to detect abnormal hormone conditions and
other pathological diseases processes.
- Diagnosis negative slides and refers atypical, inconclusive, or
positive cases for further evaluation; confers with supervisors and
other relevant personnel on an ongoing basis about cases.
- Maintains accurate records and documentation of samples and
analysis to avoid patient mix-up.
- Performs and records preventative maintenance and function
verification of microscope and other equipment.
- Ensures compliance with workplace safety, environmental, and/or
infection control practices.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
- The duties listed are general in nature and are examples of the
duties and responsibilities performed and are not meant to be
construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Management retains the
right to add or change duties at any time. Physical and
Environmental Demands Requires frequent exposure to unpleasant or
disagreeable physical environment such as high noise level and
exposure to heat and cold, frequent handling or working with
potentially dangerous equipment, constant exposure to biohazardous
conditions such as risk of radiation exposure, blood borne
pathogens, fumes or airborne particles, and/or toxic or caustic
chemicals which mandate attention to safety considerations,
constant work produced subject to precise measures of quantity and
quality. (occasional-up to 20%, frequent-from 21% to 50%,
constant-51% or more) Time Type: Part time FLSA Designation/Job
Exempt: No Pay Class: Hourly FTE %: 40 Work Shift: Benefits
Eligibility: Job Posting Date: 03/15/2021 Job Closing Date (open
until filled if no date specified):
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