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Job Number: 201187

Department: Cytology

Hours: 9:30- 6:00pm

In this Cytotechnologist role you will provide preparation and accurate microscopic screening of gynecological and non-gynecological specimens for the purpose of detecting and diagnosing the presence or absence of cancerous and pre-cancerous cell changes and other pathological conditions, and provide clinicians with accurate results in a timely manner to assist them with optimal patient care.


Located in Seattle, WA, Virginia Mason is an internationally recognized leader in the continuous improvement of health care. With an extensive list of awards and distinctions that includes our recognition as Top Hospital of the Decade by The Leapfrog Group, Virginia Mason offers you the opportunity to partner with exceptionally talented peers at every level. 


You will contribute to the strength of our Team Medicine approach to collaborative medicine and benefit from the changes enacted through our Virginia Mason Production System, a model that has transformed health care by providing patients with easier access to care, reducing errors, and continuously innovating patient safety and quality that has been adopted by other organizations here and abroad. Join us, and find out how many ways Virginia Mason offers you the chance to focus on what really matters - our patients. 



  • This position requires extensive knowledge of different cell types and the ability to recognize subtle, negative, and atypical cell changes, the ability to do quiet, careful, prolonged work at a microscope, the ability to make difficult decisions in diagnosing numerous cases screened during the day, and the ability to work well with staff members while obtaining FNA materials.
  • A 4 year college degree is required for this position, as well as a 1 year certificate at an accredited school of cytotechnology, and passing the National Cytology Registry exam.

Just as Virginia Mason is dedicated to improving the lives of our patients and our community, we are equally dedicated to your professional and personal success. With a wide range of perks that includes comprehensive compensation and benefits, continuing education and support, and the opportunity to live in one of the most livable cities in the country, you will find that an opportunity with Team Medicine is one worth taking.


We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Virginia Mason
Salary Range
$143,000.00 - 326,000.00
per Year
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Seattle, WA, US