Cytotechnologist

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New York, NY

Industry: Healthcare

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Less than 5 years

Posted 30 days ago

  by    Melissa Phelan

Allied Search Partners

Cytotechnologist

Join a company with a comprehensive healthcare delivery system, dedicated to providing the highest quality, most compassionate care to patients in New York and around the globe!

Benefits

· Medical and Prescription Insurance, Dental, Vision, Life, etc.

· Savings and Tax Advantages (401K with company match, HSA)

· Education and Development

· Team Building

· Wellness

· PTO

· Community involvement

· Sign On Bonus Offered and can potentially be used for relocation assistance

· Interview hotel accommodations may be offered (interview travel is non-reimbursable)

Position Title: Cytotechnologist

Shift: Full Time Monday-Friday 9am-5pm

Location: New York City, NY

Sign On Bonus: Yes for the ideal candidate

Cytotechnologist (Healthcare / Medical Laboratory)

Job Responsibilities

As a cytotechnologist, you will work under general supervision and will process and screen cytology specimens and provide an interpretation of the patient cases to the supervisor and Pathologists. You will perform high complexity testing procedures and assit on fine needle aspirations and biopsy procedures.

Additional responsibilities of the Cytotechnologist include:

  • Accurate screening and interpretation of non-gynecological and gyn specimens and needle aspirates
  • Check each slide for labeling accuracy to help insure clinician receives correct results. Errors must be documented and reported to appropriate personnel for correction.
  • Review each slide to check overall quality of preparation such as staining intensity and quality, proper cover slipping, and stain artifacts to help insure diagnostic accuracy
  • Review and confirm that all patient information was accurately input into computer system to help insure clinician receives accurate results. Errors must be documented and reported to appropriate personnel for correction.
  • Preparation and review of cytology diagnostic reports (including capturing photomicrographs and input of diagnostic codes) into laboratory computer system ensuring for accuracy of results for pathologist review
  • Compliance with all Federal and State regulations pertaining to the cytology laboratory:
  • Understanding and adherence to all regulatory and licensing requirement
  • Participation in proficiency testing events
  • Adherence to and documentation of workload requirements
  • Maintenance of accurate workload records and follow up information
  • Continuing Education
  • Attendance at in-house Continuing Education meetings including consensus conferencing
  • Perform other work-related duties as assigned.

Cytotechnologist (Healthcare / Medical Laboratory)

Job Requirements

Successful candidates for the Cytotechnologist must have experience with thin prep cytology. Someone with ASCP certification in cytotechnology or eligible would be a fit for this role.

Additional requirements of the cytotechnologist role include:

  • Bachelor's degree in chemical, physical, or biological sciences
  • New York License is required (or in process/eligibility)
  • FNA (fine needle aspiration) experience
  • GYN and Non-GYN experience

Cytotechnologist (Healthcare / Medical Laboratory)

Allied Search Partners is the national expert of laboratory recruitment. We are looking for experienced professionals to fill a Histotech role located in the New York City, NY. Founded in 2008, Allied Search Partners is a contingent recruitment firm specializing in the placement of talented laboratory professionals at hospitals, laboratories, and healthcare facilities across the nation.

Taking the right step requires the right opportunity, Allied Search Partners can help! Our talent management professionals know what it takes to advance your career. Our highly skilled recruiters treat each candidate with compassion and dignity. If you are looking for an opportunity to grow your career in the healthcare sciences field as a laboratory technologist, we want to talk to you!

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Salary

$80K - $90K