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Specimen Processor - 4068 in Nashville, TN at PathGroup

Date Posted: 7/23/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Work schedule: Monday-Friday 12am to 8am

JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for preparation of non-GYNecological and GYNecological specimens for cytological evaluation and maintaining equipment, daily records and supplies.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Sets up and processes specimens, according to proper procedures.
  • Stains and coverslips slides.
  • Loads slides onto and removes them from the Imagers.
  • Coordinates slides with requisitions and assigns slides to cytotechnologists, pathologists or outside facilities.
  • Files slides and maintains slide files.
  • Retrieves needed slides from slide files.
  • Processes GYN specimens as needed.
  • Retrieves needed GYN specimens for additional testing.
  • Performs non-GYN specimen processing as directed.
  • Performs required lab maintenance and cleaning.
  • Maintains lab equipment and supply inventory.
  • Maintains rotation of processed specimens and disposes of them appropriately.

Job Requirements

EDUCATION & LICENSURE:

  • High School Diploma or GED is required.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Medical lab experience preferred but not required.