Company: MercyOne Des Moines Med Ctr
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: May 16, 2022
CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health
Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites
across the U.S. & from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and
virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out
of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never
before. Our communities need caring and our families need
protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed
to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor
and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both
inside our hospitals and out in the community.
**Please ask about sign on bonus or Educational Assistance up to
Performs both routine and special diagnostic procedures related to
cancer detection requiring application of principles and theories
of cytology to produce a reliable diagnostic result.
Prepare cytological slides on specimens including but not limited
to pap smears, body fluids, BAL, brushings, washings, fine needle
aspirations, cyst fluids, CSF and urine. Examine and diagnose
non-gynecologic and gynecologic slides for infectious,
pre-malignant, and malignant disease processes using automated and
manual screening methods.
Troubleshoot various equipment failures and resolving technical
Monitor and resolve all cytology cases in outstanding status to
maintain efficient turn-around time.
Follows established quality control measures and procedures.
Shows commitment to providing quality service to all laboratory
clients, both internal and external.
Demonstrates thorough knowledge and understanding of laboratory
computer system as it is used in cytology.
Completion of a 12-month accredited cytotechnology program.
Board of Registry certification in cytology, CT (ASCP). A person
may be hired into this position if he/she has completed the
requirements for registration but has not successfully completed
the exam. However, the exam must be successfully completed within
six months subsequent to hiring.
Thin Prep Certification preferred.
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