Acute Cytologist

Westwood, MD

$75,000 - $110,000 a year

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Job Details

Profession: Allied Health

Type: Full Time


Are you a skilled Cytologist looking for a rewarding opportunity to contribute to the field of diagnostic medicine in Maryland? Join us in our mission to provide high-quality cytology services and make a difference in the lives of our patients. We are currently seeking a talented and dedicated Cytologist to join our team.

About Us: Our laboratory is committed to excellence in diagnostic services and improving patient outcomes through accurate and timely diagnoses. We pride ourselves on our state-of-the-art facilities and our team of experienced professionals who are dedicated to delivering exceptional care. As a Cytologist with us, you'll have the opportunity to work in a collaborative environment where your skills and expertise will be valued and appreciated.

Position Overview: As a Cytologist, you will be responsible for examining cellular samples under a microscope to detect abnormalities and assist in the diagnosis of various diseases, including cancer. Your expertise in cytological techniques and interpretation will play a crucial role in providing accurate diagnoses and guiding patient treatment plans.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform microscopic examination of cellular samples, including Pap smears, fine needle aspirations, and body fluid specimens.
  • Identify and classify abnormal cells and structures indicative of disease or malignancy.
  • Prepare detailed reports documenting findings and communicate results to pathologists and healthcare providers.
  • Ensure accuracy and quality control in all aspects of cytology testing procedures.
  • Stay current with advances in cytological techniques, technology, and best practices.


  • Bachelor's degree in Cytotechnology or a related field.
  • Certification as a Cytotechnologist (CT) by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP).
  • Current state licensure or eligibility for licensure as a Cytotechnologist in Maryland.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work independently.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.


  • Competitive salary
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Retirement savings plan with employer matching
  • Continuing education opportunities
  • Supportive work environment with opportunities for professional growth

If you're a passionate and dedicated Cytologist looking for an opportunity to make a meaningful impact in the field of diagnostic medicine, we encourage you to apply for this position. Come join our team and help us advance the delivery of high-quality healthcare services in Maryland.

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter detailing your qualifications and why you're interested in this position. We look forward to hearing from you!

Nic Wallace | Healthcare Recruiter | | 412.770.2000