Medical Technologist / Cytologist - PRN - JVMC
Come work with us at Jordan Valley Medical Center! JVMC is a community based hospital that has many diverse career opportunities. We work as a team, involving all employees, to provide the highest level of care to our patients. It is this teamwork that allows for career growth and promotes continuous learning.
JVMC has been serving the health care needs of the Southwest Valley for more than 30 years. This busy full-service hospital offers its neighbors a wide range of medical services and advanced medical technologies backed by a dedicated and caring staff. As the area has grown, Jordan Valley Medical Center has responded by expanding its services, offering Women’s Services, NICU, ICU, Med Surg, Surgical Services, Physical Therapy, Trauma ER, Orthopedics, a Cancer Center, Rehab, and Cardiology.
Whether you want to work with patients in a clinical position, or your skills are in another field like maintenance, customer service, laboratory, administration, or even food production, there are roles suited for you at JVMC.
The Cytotechnologist will assist the Pathologist and Laboratory Director with oversight of the CAP regulatory requirements for non-gyn cytology. Also is responsible for performing microscopic evaluations on various liquid-based non-gyn specimens to the standards of the Medical Center and regulatory body, while maintaining appropriate documentation of all cytological work performed (on site or off). Requires the ability to enter data into a LIS and learn various processing and staining procedures, including Cyto Spin and SurePath. Must be able to respect diversity of each individual(s) values, culture, spiritual beliefs, and other socio-economic issues in addressing the needs of patients, visitors and co-workers. Effectively interacts with patients, hospital employees, managers, and other health team members while maintaining established professional standards. Participates in performance improvement activities. Other duties as assigned within the scope of training and certification.
- Bachelor's degree in Med Lab science or equivalent.
- ASCP or equivalent as a Cytotechnologist.
- Strong interpersonal and Oral communication skills.
- Basic computer knowledge.
- Experience as a Medical Technologist preferred.
"Jordan Valley Medical Center is directly or indirectly owned by an entity that proudly includes physician owners, including certain members of the hospital's medical staff."
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