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Cytotechnologist in La Crosse, WI at Pride Health

Date Posted: 5/24/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    La Crosse, WI
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/24/2019

Job Description

Pride Health is seeking candidates for a Cytotechnologist with a hospital in La Crosse, WI.  This is 13+ week assignment, Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm.

Responsibilities

  • Cytotechnologists provide diagnostic services for both gynecologic and non-gynecologic specimens in accordance with departmental procedures and policies.
  • Screening and reporting of negative gynecological and non-gynecological cytology cases, and identifying and referring abnormal cases to the pathologists.
  • Maintain follow-up records on all abnormal gynecological specimens as we as maintain records of daily activities and number of hours screened.
  • Serve as a member of the Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) and procedure collection team providing on site collection assistance, dissection advice, and primary coverage to the preparation and processing area as needed.

Skills & Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Cytotechnology or with completion of a CAHEA Cytotechnology program required.
  • Cytotechnology (CT, ASCP) or Specialist in Cytotechnology (SCT, ASCP) certification required.
  • Employees obtaining CT certification(s) after January 1, 2004 or SCT certification after January 1, 2006 will be required to demonstrate evidence of ongoing maintenance of certification. An HEW certificate in cytotechnology may be substituted.
  • Experience prepping cytology specimens is required.
  • Experience with collection if kidney biopsies is preferred.