[Histonet] Re: Histonet Digest, Vol 23, Issue 9
Delventh3 <@t> aol.com
Delventh3 <@t> aol.com
Sat Oct 8 08:43:36 CDT 2005
Hello Don - I have my Florida license. I am retired from over 40 years as a
histotechnologist. For the past 2 years I have been working temporary
assignments. Depending upon the needs of the opening you have I might be
interested in being considered for this assignment. My telephone number is
210-375-4622. If you receive the answering machine, I have my cell phone,
I have attached my resume.
Priscilla Delventhal BA, HT, HTL (ASCP)
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Pris 3900 Habersham
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BA - Thomas A. Edison State College, Trenton, New Jersey
HT, HTL (ASCP)
National Society of Histotechnologists
American Society of Clinical Pathologists
1982 Who's Who in American Women
Flor WORK EXPERIENCE
June,1961 âJuly, 1964 Assistant supervisor, Surgical
Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â University of Colorado Medical
School, Denver, Colorado - some research in tissue culture.
July Cytology slides. Denv
Sept Hospital, Wheatridge, Colorado.Â General Histologic
technic.Â Cytology preparation and screening.
September,1965 â December,1968 Assistant supervisior,
Histolog Veterinary Medicine, Ft. Collins, Colorado. General Histo Hematology research.
In December of 1968 we moved to Wyoming for my husband's job. There
we September,1970- May,1971 Filled in for Elementary/Jr. High Music
May, absence of a patholo
September,1973- May,1984 Histology Section Head, Pathology Laboratory
Associates, Lander, Wyoming. This position included limited grossing
o May, 1984 â Pathology Laboratory Assiciates closed.Â No
work for three months.
Augu Valley Medical Center, Lander, Wyomi limited grossing of specimens and extensive cytopreparation. I left
this position because an Anatomic Lab was star I lived.
August,1989 â August, 2001 Histology/Cytology section head,
Ri routine Histology, this position included extensive cytopreparation.
I left th was retired) and I wanted do temporary work so I could see some of the
vast country that we liv have not regretted this decision.
August, 2001 Temporary histology jobs
Univ Supervisor, Nancy at 303-316-9240, September 3, 2001 to November 2,
St. Anthony's Hospital, Rockford, Illinois, Supervisor Leta Stewart at
815-395-5109. December 3, 2001 to February, 2002
Southeastern Pathology, Rome,Ga, small 3 week Histology assignment in
March 2002. Telephone number 706-291-8702.
Lakes Regional Hospital, Laconia, New Hampshire, Pathology
Department. number 603-524-3211 ext. 3230.
Returned to St. Anthony's Hospital, Rockford, Illinois, June through
Septemb November 2002 to August 2003, Riverton Memorial Hospital, Riverton,
Wyoming. Histology/Cytology section head. Riverton Memorial was
unsuccessful in recruiting a certified histotechnologist after I left
in the Summer of 2001. I returned for a year to help train 2 people
in simple histology technic. This position will was finished in
August and I returned to temporary assignments at that time.
November, 2003 - a small 3 week assignment at Mountain View
Medical Center in Los Cruces, New Mexico to cover for the sing histology technologist to have a vacation.
March - July, 2004, I returned to St. Anthony's Hospital in
Rockford, for another extended assignment. All routine and special
Histology, plus extensive Cytology preparations.
July, 2004, preparing for a move to the San Antonio, Texas
Â Â Â Â Â August, 20 2005Â Pro Path Labs in Dallas, Texas.Â
This was mainly cutting histology
Â Â Â Â
Â Â Â Â Â August 3 Gables Hospital, Coral Gables, Florida.Â This is a single tech
lab.Â I did a stains, coverslipping, frozen sectio while she went on vacation.Â Everything in this lab is done man ually except for tissue processing. I will return in December, 2005
for another we
Most of my permanent positions have been as section head or in a
supervisory capacity. I have set up 2 laboratories, both included
Histology and Cytology departments. This included purchasing
equipment, setting up CPT codes and revenue codes, writing manuals and
keepi I have phlebotomy experience and limited clinical laboratory
Computer systems I have used include the following:
I have used several different brands of automated processors,
coverslippers Microm. I have also use stains and am familiar with the Ventanna Nexus autostainer for
IHC.Â very limited, but I am comfortable doing special stains with it. I am
also very comfortable doing everything manually.
In addition to all routine Histology and Cytopreparatory procedures, I
have stained and screened the trichromes for 0&P's, assisted with bone
marrow processed Semen analysis specimens. I have also contracted with an
independent transcriptionist and coordinated her activities and kept
those reports organized and delivered to all necessary departments and
physicians. < Several years ago I tried to set up immunohistochemistry
staining in 2 different laboratories in Wyoming, but because of the
small volume these labs had, it was decided to send these tes reference laboratory. I was one of the first in Wyoming to use th Microwave oven to speed up Histologic Special Stains and Frozen
I have beginning Immunofluorescence experience.
I am a DOT drug collector (both urine and breathalyzer).
I am computer literate.
I have worked with the Wyoming State tumor registry and find it very
I have assisted with Clinicians and Pathologists in researching topics
for CME's and preparing the visual aids for those projects.
My strengths are general histology, special stains, ribbon sections,
Cryosta many years of cytoprepratory experience and a few years of cytology
I find great satisfaction in teaching the skill and theory of
My laboratories are efficiently run, both time and monetary wise.
Priscilla J. Delventhal
References available upon request
You may contact any of the places that I have worked including the
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