Natalie B. Brown, MHSA, CT (ASCP) CM
2869 Columbus Avenue, Clermont, Florida 34715
Home: (352) 432-3430 – Cell: (321) 230-...
Natalie B. Brown, MHSA, CT (ASCP) CM
Pool (PRN) Cytotechnologist October 2012 to March 2013
Full-time Cytotechnologist Apr...
Natalie B. Brown, MHSA, CT (ASCP) CM
Full-time Cytology Supervisor February 2009 to May 2009
Full-time Cytotechnologist No...
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Natalie Brown CV

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  • 1. Natalie B. Brown, MHSA, CT (ASCP) CM 2869 Columbus Avenue, Clermont, Florida 34715 Home: (352) 432-3430 – Cell: (321) 230-5131 nbeard76@yahoo.com EDUCATION: August 2012 Florida State College at Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL Associate of Science Degree in Histotechnology May 2005 University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS Bachelor of Science Degree in Cytotechnology May 2001 Mississippi College, Clinton, MS Master of Health Services Administrations Degree May 1998 Jackson State University, Jackson, MS Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology WORK EXPERIENCE: Assistant Cytology Manager April 2013 to Present Florida Hospital, Orlando, FL Assists department manager in supervising, assigning, and/or performing departmental procedures as they relate to cytology including maintaining daily operations within approved operational and capital budgets to support Service, Clinical, Team, Financial and Market corporate excellence pillars. Aides in the selection of new employees, in the evaluation of new equipment and with writing/reviewing of procedures and processes. Assists in providing staff with training, competency assessments and guidance for problem solving. In the absence of the department manager; attends leadership and other meetings as assigned and makes any necessary decisions that affect the department. Work customarily involves procedures, which require a high degree of theoretical and practical knowledge, and expertise in licensed area(s). Ensures adherence of staff, as well as personally, to the Florida Hospital Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
  • 2. Natalie B. Brown, MHSA, CT (ASCP) CM Pool (PRN) Cytotechnologist October 2012 to March 2013 Full-time Cytotechnologist April 2012 to September 2012 Florida Hospital, Orlando, FL Perform cytotechnology testing; assists with cytology preparation of specimens and fine needle aspirations; classify and evaluate specimens referring to pathologist; maintain equipment; supplies and instrumentation and performs other duties as assigned. Full-time Cytotechnologist October 2012 to March 2013 Orlando VA Medical Center, Orlando, FL Responsible for day-to-day oversight of specimen preparation, quality control, quality assurance and proficiency testing programs within the cytology section. Perform highly specialized cytological examinations on body fluids and other cytology samples. Also aids in collection and specimen slide preparation. This includes, but is not limited to fine needle aspirations (FNA), bronchoscopy specimens, touch preparations and endoscopy specimens. Full-time Senior Cytotechnologist October 2010 to April 2012 University of Central Florida College of Medicine, Orlando, FL Involved with every aspect of building a Cytology laboratory from the ground up; Responsible for writing policies and procedures, ordering equipment and supplies, Implementing a new computer system as well as perform all procedures in the cytology lab concerned with quality screening, interpreting and resulting of cervical (gyn) and non-gyn specimens utilizing a team concept to accomplish assigned tasks. Part-time Health Services Administration Adjunct Professor November 2009 to November 2010 Keiser University, Orlando, FL Responsible for leveraging my expertise to deliver education services to students through preparing course plans and materials five months out of each year; Delivering courses; Monitoring progress/attendance; Advising students; and record grades and submit reports. Full-time Cytotechnologist August 2009 to October 2010 Citrus Memorial Health System, Inverness, FL Prepare stains and evaluate gynecologic and non-gynecologic specimens on conventional and liquid based slides. Assist physicians with Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) collection. Demonstrated ability to render an accurate diagnosis on male and female patients of all age groups, including adults, adolescents, pediatrics, and infants.
  • 3. Natalie B. Brown, MHSA, CT (ASCP) CM Full-time Cytology Supervisor February 2009 to May 2009 Full-time Cytotechnologist November 2007 to February 2009 Bostwick Laboratories, Orlando, FL Overall responsibility of the Cytology department; supervising the Cytotechnologists, assigning, overseeing and reviewing the work of employees and directing all phases of work in the department. Write protocols, suggest and implement work flow/process improvements, ensure quality assurance requirements are met, oversee staff training, implement safety programs, and ensure company policies and procedures are implemented. In addition to supervising I was also responsible for the examination of GYN and non-GYN cytology specimens, as well as interpretation of urine FISH using Urovysion and Bio-View automation system. Full-time Cytotechnologist June 2005 to October 2007 Danville Regional Medical Center, Danville, VA Prepared stains and evaluated gynecologic and non-gynecologic specimens on conventional and liquid based slides. Assisted physicians with Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) collection. Demonstrated ability to render an accurate diagnosis on male and female patients of all age groups, including adults, adolescents, pediatrics, and infants. Assisted with CAP requirements for inspections. CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSURE: American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) - May 2005 Florida State License (Supervisor) – April 2007 Thin Prep Certified – January 2005 SurePath Certified – March 2005 Basic Life Support Certification – November 2012 Roche Cobas 4800 Operator Certified-August 2013 College of American Pathology (CAP) Inspector & Proctor – September 2012 Leadership Frameworks- May 2014 Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt- April 2015 DMAIC Certification – July 2015 PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS: American Society of Cytopathology (ASC) American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Keiser University Advisory Board Member (Health Services Administration) National Society for Histotechnology (NSH) Florida Society for Histotechnology (FSH) American Society of Cytotechnology (ASCT) LABORATORY SOFTWARE USED: Co Path, Meditech, Renaissance, CPRS & Cerner (Implementation Experience), SMART (Super user), Master Control (Super user)

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