University Health is currently looking for a Certified Cytotechnologist to join our team. This is an exciting opportunity to join a company with a reputation for exceptional service and patient care.
Accurately processes all cytological specimens and performs the final microscopic diagnosis for gynecologic cell
samples that are within normal limits and performs the preliminary microscopic diagnosis for abnormal gynecologic
and all non-gynecologic cell samples. Periodically supervises work of trainees and other supportive technical/clerical
personnel employed in the laboratory. Rapidly and accurately performs assigned duties. Meets work deadlines of
department and maintains the highest possible quality standards and up-to-date cytological procedures. Accountable
for the final diagnosis of all negative gynecologic cases and the preliminary diagnosis of abnormal gynecological and
all non-gynecologic cases. Accountable for proper identification and correction of unexpected as well as frequently
occurring problems and for accurately identifying specimens with correct patient.
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in medical technology, clinical laboratory, chemical, physical, or biological science OR have graduated from a school of cytotechnology accredited by the Committee on Allied Health Education and accreditation.
Cytotechnology Certification by the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC) is required.
University Health System is a nationally recognized teaching hospital and network of outpatient healthcare centers, owned by the people of Bexar County. In partnership with UT Health San Antonio, it is consistently recognized as a leader in advanced treatment options, new technologies and clinical research.