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Technologist – Cytology (Karachi)

Employer: Indus Hospital & Health Network
Industry: Health and Medical
Location: Karachi

Major
• Maintains effective laboratory operations by adhering to standards of specimen collection, preparation, or laboratory safety.
• Document specimen on requisition slip and on system also by verifying patient and specimen identification (at least dual identification).
• Type gross, color, quantity and appearance of fluids on system as well as on requisition slip.
• Prepares and analyzes samples, such as Papanicolaou (PAP) smear, body fluids, and fine needle aspirations (FNAs), to detect abnormal conditions.
• Prepare fluids from cytocentrifugation technique.
• Assist in FNAC procedures and preparation of good quality slides and to check sample adequacy of specimen.
• Stains, Mount and examines smears under a microscope to evaluate specimen quality and recommends acceptance or rejection to Pathologist.
• Submitting cell block properly as per cell block technique.
• Embedding of cell block.
• Operates, calibrates and maintains equipment used in quantitative and qualitative analysis, such as centrifuge machine and cytocentrifuge machine.
• Performs quality control checks of instruments, solutions, and test results against established standards.
• Examines cell samples under the microscope to detect abnormalities in the color, shape, or size of cellular components and patterns.
• Classifies and distinguishes abnormal cell structures and reports abnormalities to Pathologists for further examination.
• Provides patient clinical data or microscopic findings to assist Pathologists in the preparation of pathology reports.
• Prepare report of patients as per guidelines.
• Maintains roster of patients requiring follow-up analysis and advises Pathology of cell changes in subsequent specimen analysis.
• Enters data from analysis of medical tests and clinical results into the information system for storage.
• Establishes and monitors quality assurance programs and activities to ensure the accuracy of laboratory results.
Regular
• Receiving of cytology specimen according to SOPs.
• Operates, cleans and sterilizes laboratory equipment, glassware, instrument, and workstations.
• Performs other duties as assigned.
Periodic
• Perform additional smears and cell block preparations as requested by the supervisor / pathologist.
• Disposes of hazardous chemical waste as per regulatory guidelines.


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