Richmond, VA 23219
Highly Regarded Health System is seeking a Cytogenetic / Pathology Specialist to join our team!
-This is a full time Day/Evening positon
-Position offers a great compensation and benefits package!
-Bachelors degree AND CG ASCP Certification is required
Health System Cytogenetics department is seeking a full time Pathology Specialist. The Pathology Specialist provides accurate and timely testing and results to requesting physicians and other health care professionals for use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease. The Pathology Specialist should consistently utilize excellent customer service skills to both internal and external customers at all times. A positive and professional interpersonal style with a strong commitment to the team effort is mandatory.
Performance of procedures, evaluation and reporting of results as outlined in the manual of standard operating procedures.
Notification of panic values to ordering physicians as required.
Customer service oriented communications.
Participate in teaching new employees, students, residents, etc. in areas that competency is demonstrated.
Must complete required continuing education hours annually
Rotating weekends as required.
Holiday scheduling as required.
On call availability, as required and for emergency coverage on any shift.
Minimum of a Bachelors of Science Degree in a Life Science from an accredited program*
Clinical Laboratory Specialist in Cytogenetics (CLSp(CG)) certification within three (3) years of employment in position
Minimum of one (1) year of clinical laboratory experience utilizing laboratory principles, procedures and technical skills
Masters of Science Degree in Life Science from an accredited program
Certified by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or the National Credentialing Agency (NCA) or equivalent categorical certification
The city's size, scale and location, combined with our flexible scheduling and emphasis on maintaining a healthy work-life balance, means you can mesh opportunities for rest and relaxation with the demands of professional life. Richmond is a cityscape of culture: a blend of historic residential neighborhoods, museums and businesses. It is home to the Governor of Virginia, the Richmond Symphony, the Richmond Ballet, the theatre, the Library of Virginia, AAA baseball, championship basketball and tennis and a host of other cultural attractions. Opportunities for outdoor recreation include rock climbing and whitewater rafting, fishing and bicycle riding, golf and horseback riding. And there are dozens of restaurants from well-seasoned lunch counters and one-of-a-kind pushcart vendors to critically acclaimed restaurants. Plus we're at the crossroads of Interstates 64 and 95, an hour from the mountains and two hours from the beach and Washington, DC.
To learn more about our historic hometown, please visit: http://www.ci.richmond.va.us/
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