Technologist-Cytology

Compensation

: $186,460.00 - $186,460.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Healthcare - Allied Health



We Are Hiring
Technologist-Cytology - Lab Histology with Lourdes in Binghamton, New York
Full-Time/Day Shift Position
Why Join Ascension?
Lourdes, based in Binghamton, New York, is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities. The main hospital campus includes medical, surgical and specialty nursing units, an Ambulatory Care Center, Breast Care Center, a Regional Cancer Center and numerous specialty practices. Reaching beyond the main hospital campus, Lourdes has established a network of primary care providers at 12 convenient sites throughout the region; and the Lourdes at Home and Hospice programs which care for patients in their homes and various nursing facilities. Two mobile mammography vans, a dental van and a medical services van deliver health services out into the region, making health care more easily accessible to surrounding communities.
Lourdes is part of Ascension, a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Lourdes in Binghamton, New York, you will have the opportunity to perform clinical diagnostic studies and evaluations of cellular material from all body sites.
Responsibilities:
Completes routine screening of cell specimens, reports results and documents daily workload records.
Processes specimens for analysis according to specifications related to the type of specimen.
Conducts quality control assessment, equipment maintenance and troubleshooting.
Assists in the collection and processing of fine needle aspiration specimens.
Assists with data collection or special projects as assigned.
Demonstrates in depth knowledge of the policies and procedures for patient preparation, sample requirements, specimen collection, and pre-analytical factors that affect sample quality.
Assists in documentation and submission of all required laboratory, departmental and staff statistics/reports.

What You Will Need
Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
Required Credential(s):Clinical Laboratory Technologist credentialed from the New York Board of Clinical Laboratory Technology obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education:
Diploma High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required


Equal Employment Opportunity
As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.
Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the EEO is the Law poster:

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement


Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
Associated topics: blood collection, medical, medical technologist, molecular, scientist, surgical technologist, technician ii, technician iii, technician laboratory, technologist * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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