Responsible for the cytological examination of gyn specimens which includes initial screening and reporting of normal and abnormal cases. Retrieves previous histories to refer cases for QC review. Refers all abnormal cases for final pathology review and diagnosis. Adheres to departmental policies and procedures to include departmental programs, quality control, quality assurance and safety.
Utilizes technical skills and abilities to perform cytological screening and review slides.
Performs routine screening consistent with the department’s quality and productivity metrics
Examines prepared slides with the microscope to detect evidence of abnormalities in gyn cases.
Uses diagnostic codes to report negative cases and refers abnormal cases to the pathologists for review.
Follows laboratory procedures for slide handling, reviewing, reporting and maintaining records of patient results.
Understands and operates instrumentation systems proficiently.
BS Degree in Cytotechnology, Medical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Science or completion of a one year course of study at an accredited school of Cytotechnology.
ThinPrep certification required.
SurePath certification preferred.
Certified in the area of Cytotechnology by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) or ASCP eligible preferred.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status. Sunrise Medical Laboratories takes affirmative action in support of its policy to and advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities
Internal Number: 1562
About Sunrise Medical Laboratories
Welcome to Sunrise Medical Laboratories. We are a full-service clinical and anatomical pathology laboratory serving Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Washington D.C., the New York Metro area and all of the surrounding communities.
We offer a broad spectrum of clinical and anatomical pathology services-all designed to provide physicians and their patients with the most accurate and diagnostically meaningful results.
We are fully licensed and accredited by The College of American Pathologists (CAP), Maryland Department of Health, Government of the District of Columbia, West Virginia Department of Health, New York State Department of Health, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CLIA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (Medicare), and the Pennsylvania Department of Health.