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Westmed Medical Group

Histotechnologist/Molecular Technologist

Post Date:Jan 03, 2018Type:Full-Time
Start Date:1/3/2018Salary:
Location:US-NY-White Plains Job Reference:1784
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Job Description:
Position Summary
Westmed is currently seeking a full-time Histotechnologist/Molecular Technologist for the White Plains, NY office. The schedule is Monday - Friday 10:00 am - 6:30 pm. 
 
The Histotechnologist/Molecular Technologist is accountable for the accuracy and reliability of all testing run under his/her supervision, both patient and Q.C. material; and performing accurately tissue sections for pathological interpretation in a timely manner.

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities
  • Ensures that all testing performed under his/her supervision is according to established, approved procedures and quality control policies.
  • Ensures that all testing is done under optimal conditions (ie. Instruments functioning properly; reagents in good condition and proper technique followed.)
  • Perform report and analyzes HPV testing.
  • Set up. completes GC/Chlamydia testing.
  • Dictate gross description for pathology specimens during breaks and lunch and from 3:30pm – 4:30 pm making sure that the Tissue Processor is set up for the following working day @ 5:45am.
  • Making sure that grossing supplies are always available such as blades, ink, biopsy envelopes, disposable pipettes, etc.
  • Maintain line of communication to keep the work flow mainly during breaks and lunch.
  • Maintain the training in HPV, CG/CT and Grossing by scheduling yourself as needed.
  • Saves and discard HPV, GC/CT specimens containers as needed.
  • Record daily Quality Control of all instruments used in you job description, maintaining proper documentation of record temperatures, instruments cleaning, and troubleshooting.
  • Performs preventive maintenance and basic troubleshooting procedures on all instruments.
  • Participates in the evaluation of new products and procedures as required/requested.
  • Consults with pathologists, staff physicians, and other personnel as necessary.
  • Participates in the Quality Control Program for reagents and tests as per section protocol.
  • Knowledgeable in LIS applications for Histology/Cytology to perform job duties.
  • Perform other ancillary duties as directed by competent authority.

Required Qualifications
  • Bachelors Degree in Biology and New York State Clinical Laboratory Technologist/Cytotechnologist License required
  • 3-5 years of experience in Laboratory field

Company Overview
Westmed Medical Group is a large, award-winning multi-specialty medical practice, with headquarters in Purchase, NY. It is staffed by a team of over 500 Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers who are dedicated to providing coordinated, efficient and the highest quality of patient care at its 13 locations in Westchester County, NY and Fairfield County, CT. The practice, known for its one-stop-shopping medical experience for patients, uses state-of-the-art systems and has a national reputation for measured healthcare excellence. Westmed offers 60+ medical specialties and currently has over 1,000 employees.  Our mission is to be your trusted partner in comprehensive, lifelong care.  The foundation for service excellence at Westmed Medical Group starts with the patient experience and focusing on the complete total care of our patients. Westmed is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Level 3 Medical Home, the highest achievable level.  Westmed has been one of 480 Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) nationwide since 2012, and was ranked a Fortune® 2017 Best Workplaces in Healthcare and in New York State.
 
Here at Westmed Medical Group, we look for individuals who are interested in and seek a challenging, growth-oriented, dynamic and friendly environment. Individuals with a strong work ethic along with a caring personality are who we find to be most successful here, fitting into our not so basic mantra of simply being “Smart' & “Nice'. Our organization is constantly looking to bring on like-minded people who have a genuine interest in helping people and possess an intellectual curiosity to try and do things better and more efficiently. We strive to bring out the best in all of our team members and provide individuals with the support they need to achieve their career aspirations while providing the best quality care to our patients.
 
We provide a modern office environment, state-of-the-art equipment and technology as well as competitive benefits and salary. Our benefits include medical, dental, free copays for employees who see Westmed physicians, discounted vision glasses, life insurance, AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401k and profit sharing, flexible spending plans, and more.  Westmed Medical Group has also been GreatRated! as a Great Place to Work, the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures.
 

 
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