Cytology Technologist

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Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 165256-1A
Date Posted: Feb 4, 2021
Category: Clinical Professional

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Beverly Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Beverly Hospital is a full service, community hospital providing leading-edge, patient-centered care to North Shore and Cape Ann residents. The hospital provides a full-range of state-of-the-art care and services including primary care, cardiovascular care, surgery, orthopedics, emergency care, maternity, pediatrics, as well as many other specialties. Beverly Hospital is nationally recognized for patient safety as it is one of only 42 hospitals in the United States to be awarded an “A” grade from The Leapfrog Group – the nation’s leading nonprofit watchdog on hospital quality and safety.

 

Beverly Hospital promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care. You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Community, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork and Empathy.

 

About the Job

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Pathology Department, microscopically reviews and documents slide interpretation results for both GYN and NON-GYN material. Evaluates the cell sample for presence or absence of normal/abnormal cellular patterns including benign reactive and inflammatory changes, atypical cells of undetermined significance, dysplasia and neoplasia, glandular dysplasia and neoplasia as well as microorganisms and other pathologic entities; cellular response to theraputic agents and endocrinopathies are also considered. Responsible for sign out of Negative GYN cases and referral of all Atypical GYN cases and all NON-GYN cases for pathology review and final sign out. Performs applicable LIS. Complies with all Cytology Manual Policies and Procedures and CAP/CLIA Guidelines.

Performs all other duties as assigned.

Scheduled Hours

24 hours per week, day shfit.

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Qualifications

Education/Experience:

 

Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college/ university with 20 semester hours (30 quarter hours) of biological science and 8 semester hours (12 quarter hours) of chemistry AND successful completion of a 12-month CAAHEP accredited Cytotechnology program.

OR

Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college/ university with 20 semester hours (30 quarter hours) of biological science and 8 semester hours (12 quarter hours) of chemistry AND five years full time acceptable clinical laboratory experience including cytopreparatory techniques, microscopic analyes and evalution of the body systems within the last ten years.

OR

Prior to September 1, 1992 qualified as a cytotechnologist under previous regualtions and now qualify by means of the old "grandfather clause" (see CLIA '88 final standards rule).