Under limited supervision, coordinates the daily technical activities of assigned staff and ensures the validity of microscopic studies made on slides as well as examining slides to detect evidence of cancer and other abnormalities. Coordinates and guides the daily activities of assigned personnel, checking quality and quantity, instructs staff on laboratory techniques, methods and procedures; assigns daily workload. Reviews work performed by staff in assigned area. Serves as technical resource person providing guidance and direction to laboratory personnel in resolving difficult problems, instrument failure or malfunction, utilizing safety techniques; trains new personnel in performing job functions. Assists in preparing and maintaining laboratory procedures manual; maintains various records and logs required for certification/accreditation. Monitors accurate calibration and use of automated, non-automated and computerized equipment. Maintains adequate level of supplies and materials necessary for efficient operations. Assists in evaluating and developing new laboratory techniques and methodologies and recommends changes to supervisor. Assist in training and orientation of technical staff. Performs duties of department staff as required in order to maintain schedules and uninterrupted service. Adheres compliance with established lab policies and procedures. Maintains compliance with requirements of lab safety, Q.A. accreditation and regulatory agencies. Performs other related duties as required. [BRASSRING IMPORT 10/5/16]
1. Bachelor's degree in Cytology or related science. 2. Registered with the American Society of Clinical Pathologists as a Cytologist or equivalent. 3. Five years of progressively responsible Cytology lab experience required. [BRASSRING IMPORT 10/5/16]
Job: Laboratory and Clinical Technicians
Primary Location: Detroit, Michigan
Facility: DMC University Laboratories, Inc.
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Shift Begin: 8:00 AMShift End: 4:30 PM
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005014384
About DMC University Laboratories, Inc.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.