Cytotechnologist Resume Samples

The role of a Cytotechnologist in a healthcare industry is to perform analysis of tissues or fluids to detect abnormalities or infections. Some of the typical work activities that are listed on the Cytotechnologist Resume are – collecting samples from patients, preparing specimens, interpreting the samples to get results using microscope, conducting related tests methodically, sending the samples to laboratory, maintaining quality control and assurance, coordinating and supervising staff, preparing cell blocks and smears of fine needle aspirations, and performing all other tasks of Cytotechnology.

Summary of skills that are expected from cytotechnologists is – familiarity with image analysis, electron microscopy, molecular diagnostic procedures; strong researching and analytical skills; the ability to follow standard practices, fluency in operating Osmometer, photocopier, and computer peripheral equipment. Familiarity with quality assurance and control is also needed. To make a career in this line, candidates need an education degree in Cytotechnology and an accredited ASCP certification.

 

Cytotechnologist Resume example

Cytotechnologist Resume

Summary : Professionally trained laboratory professional with experience in ensuring high standards of competent care. Experience in the laboratory healthcare field.

Skills : Oxy-fuel cutting, Welding, Blueprint reading.

Description :

    1. Prepared, evaluated, and communicated cytology results of tissue and aspirated material in a rapid, real-time evaluation on EBUS.
    2. Conducted quality control for the current cytology department. Analyzed and interpreted ploidy results in breast tumors.
    3. Evaluated and coordinated the presentation of challenging cases between the cytology and pathology departments.
    4. Performed and resulted in microscopic evaluation of both gynecologic and no gynecologic specimens using the Thin prep and Sure Path test.
    5. Worked with Flow Cytometry department analyzing and interpreting FISH on CCL, BCR/ABL, Her-2/neu, and provision samples.
    6. Assisted in the interviewing and hiring of new employees to the cytology department.
    7. Coordinated new and advanced procedures between pulmonary hospital staff and pathology and cytology laboratory staff.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS


Cytotechnologist III Resume

Summary : Fabricated from blueprint both pipe and structural steel components. Utilized various welding and cutting processes, Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG) Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG) Shielded Metal Arc Welding.

Skills : Non gyn processing, Power point, word, outlook, People Soft.

Description :

    1. Ordered to detect cellular abnormalities and other pathogens.
    2. Signed out all negative GYN slides, and submission of all non-negative GYN and all NON-GYN slides to a pathologist for evaluation.
    3. Resulted the entry of all cases into the COPATH computer program. Keeping a record of all daily and weekly statistical data.
    4. Workload, and submitted them to support staff for resolution.
    5. Participated in Cytology continuing education activities, e.g. interesting case seminars, CAP slide surveys.
    6. Performed other related duties as assigned or directed by the Cytology Supervisor.
    7. Primary Cytotechnological duties include screening Non-Gyn and Gynecological specimens.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Cytotechnology


Cytotechnologist II Resume

Headline : Experienced senior cytotechnologist, acting supervisor, specializing in urine cytology in a high volume output lab facility. Interested in leadership aspirations and looking for an opportunity to grow.

Skills : CAP laboratory inspector, EMT Basic, AHA CPR.

Description :

    1. Collected, stained, and processed Gynecological and Non-Gynecological specimens.
    2. Accurately screened clinical specimens for evidence of cancer or other pathological conditions to include marking abnormalities.
    3. Assisted and advised Physicians of specimen adequacy when performing Fine Needle Aspirations.
    4. Participated in continuing education and quality control programs. Served as interim supervisor of the Histology section.
    5. Prepared microscopic slides on human tissue for diagnostic purposes.
    6. Processed specimen accessioning to include all manual and computerized entry.
    7. Evaluated the adequacy of stains and chemicals for the use and adjusted accordingly.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Sciences

Sr. Cytotechnologist Resume

Summary : A motivated, detail-oriented Cytotechnologist who believes that the patient always comes first. Extensive experience in the evaluation and diagnosis of cytological materials.

Skills : ASCP Board , Thinprep Certified, Surepath and Focalpoint Certified.

Description :

    1. Microscopically examined and diagnosed gynecologic and non-gynecologic slides for infectious, pre-malignant, and malignant disease processes.
    2. Documented interpretations to include the total number of slides screened and the total number of hours spent screening.
    3. Maintained specimen integrity and patient identification of all samples examined.
    4. Entered and/or reported results into the laboratory information system as applicable.
    5. Maintained confidentiality of patient test results in accordance with HIPAA regulations.
    6. Adhered to and documented required quality control activities.
    7. Complied with all corporate, safety, quality control, quality assurance standards, as well as all local, federal, CLIA, and CAP regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Biology

Cytotechnologist/Co-ordinator Resume

Summary : Highly self-motivated professional with the ability and willingness to perform all duties within the cytology laboratory. Independent with the ability to communicate effectively with coworkers and pathologists.

Skills : Proficient with microscope use, Windows-based computer systems.

Description :

    1. Prepared FNA specimens, body fluids, urine, bronchial washings, and spinal fluid, to determine the presence of normal and abnormal components.
    2. Supervised and assisted with problem-solving of staining and cut preparatory procedures; performed cut preparation, staining, and clerical functions.
    3. Entered results of medical tests and clinical results into laboratory information systems.
    4. Studied blood cells, the number of blood cells, and morphology, using the microscopic technique.
    5. Selected and prepared specimens using Thin Prep Processors and Imagers.
    6. Examined slides under a microscope to detect deviations from the norm and to report abnormalities for further study.
    7. Cross-trained with histology to assist with gross/ dissection.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Certificate In ASCP

Cytotechnologist/Technician Resume

Summary : Experienced Cytotechnologist with expertise in Fine Needle Aspiration collection, adequacy and assessment. Expert screening knowledge of gynecological and non-gynecological specimens.

Skills : Dedicated, Detail-oriented Professional Applies Excellent.

Description :

    1. Processed and screened thin prep gynecological Pap smears. Process and screen nongynecological specimens.
    2. Assisted physicians during FNAs in ultrasound, cat scan, and endoscopy.
    3. Grossed pathology biopsy specimens and small surgical specimens. Assist with data collection for special projects.
    4. Prepared monthly and yearly workload cytology documents and department statistical documents.
    5. Analyzed and diagnose biological material Determine the degree of atypia.
    6. Screened gynecological and non-gynecological specimens Assisting on FNA's and EUS procedures.
    7. Prepared specimens for review Utilizing Meditech System for EHR Analyzing processes to make improvements and reducing supply budget.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Cytology

Cytotechnologist/Analyst Resume

Headline : ASCP Board Certified Cytotechnologist seeking an employment opportunity as a Cytotechnologist with a hospital based or private sector laboratory that will allow to utilize education and training.

Skills : Certification, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Performed cytodiagnosis of benign and malignant conditions as seen in uterine, vaginal and cervical conventional pap smears, thin prep pap tests.
    2. Cytodiagnosis of body fluids such as urine samples and CSF.
    3. Cytodiagnosis of sputum samples, GI, respiratory and UTI washings, and all needle aspirations.
    4. Examined cell samples for the presence or absence of microorganisms, abnormal cell patterns, inflammatory reactions, premalignant changes.
    5. Assisted radiologists on Fine Needle Aspiration biopsy specimen collection and processing.
    6. Processed and prepared specimens for cytodiagnostic evaluation. Quality Assurance and Quality Control experience.
    7. Functional Lead for all processes, repairs, and user training for the SurePath System.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lead Cytotechnologist Resume

Headline : Reliable and highly accurate Cytotechnologist focused on quality completion of all lab procedures under tight deadlines. Works well under pressure and always willing to learn new skills.

Skills : Cytotechnologist, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Screened, processed, accessioning, and diagnosing GYN and NonGYN specimens.
    2. Wrote procedures for the new cytology department.
    3. Screened liquid-based pap smears and non-gynecological specimens including urines, CSF, body fluids, sputum, pelvic washes.
    4. Pap smear received, processed on the T2000, imaging, and accessioning.
    5. Non-gynecological specimen receiving, processing, staining, coverslipping, accessioning, and screening.
    6. Acted as a go-to person for all mechanical and operational issues in the processing area.
    7. Experienced with log keeping, procedure writing, and productivity sheets.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lead Cytotechnologist Resume

Summary : Florida licensed and ASCP certified cytotechnologist. BD Focal Point Imaging System certifications. Significant experience screening conventional and SurePath slides.

Skills : Cytotechnology, MS-Excel.

Description :

    1. Documented specimens by verifying patients' and specimens' information.
    2. Submitted slides with abnormal cell structures to pathologists for further examination.
    3. Examined cell samples to detect abnormalities in the color, shape, or size of cellular components and patterns.
    4. Experienced Board Certified cytotechnologist with experience at both a private lab setting and a hospital setting.
    5. Provided patient clinical data or microscopic findings to assist pathologists in the preparation of pathology reports.
    6. Highly valued by the pathologists for whom screened.
    7. Developed a monthly discharge report to track risk management of all chemical disposals.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.S.

Associate Cytotechnologist Resume

Summary : Cytotechnologist with extensive experience in screening specimens and correctly diagnosing results. Highly organized with proven attention to detail, accuracy, and quality.

Skills : Gyn and nongyn cytology, MS-Office.

Description :

    1. Conducted manual and automated cytology screenings in a high-volume, highly regulated diagnostic laboratory.
    2. Consistently achieved Six Sigma score. Produce high-quality work in a timely manner.
    3. Developed diagnoses on multiple systems including TIS, SurePath, and manual screening.
    4. Collaborated with laboratory and pathology staff regarding test results.
    5. Ordered, coordinated, and distributed work to maintain optimal workflow.
    6. Consistently achieved annual required CAP proficiency qualification.
    7. Helped to improve turnaround time by volunteering for overtime.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate Of Science

Cytotechnologist Resume

Summary : Dependable Cytotechnologist with the strong diagnostic training and dedicated work ethic. Accurate observation and organizational skills demonstrated lab procedure competency.

Skills : Bilingual In Vietnamese And English, MS-Excel.

Description :

    1. Microscopic evaluation of a full range of gynecologic and nongynecologic slides.
    2. Microscopic evaluation of ThinPrep and SurePath Tests.
    3. Microscopic evaluation of the ThinPrep Imaging System. Microscopic evaluation of the SurePath Imaging System.
    4. Microscopic evaluation of primarily screened slides for Quality Control.
    5. Fine Needle Aspiration for evaluation of specimen adequacy.
    6. Worked with Pathologists to evaluate non-gynecological and gynecological specimens using conventional.
    7. Maintained accurately entered results and records.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Cytotechnology