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Pathologist Assistant

Company:
K.A. Recruiting
Location:
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
Salary:
Competitive Package
Posted:
December 01, 2016
Description:

JOB SUMMARY:

This position is responsible for gross dictation and gross examination of tissue specimens, functioning independently under the direction of a Pathologist.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Support PathGroup’s mission, vision, goals and management decisions.

Submit and dictate all surgical specimens for processing.

Maintain and keep cutting room properly supplied.

Photograph specimens as designated by pathologist.

Prepare tissue to be sent out for further testing such as lymphoma phenotyping, quantitative iron studies, etc.

Review procedure manuals and stay current with procedural changes that have occurred.

Review and study under pathologist guidance designated continuing educational material.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Work schedule: Rotating shifts starting at either 8 a.m. or 10 a.m. Monday-Friday

EDUCATION & LICENSURE:

Bachelor degree is required.

ASCP or equivalent certification.

Maintains appropriate continuing education for certification/licensure, and to increase basic knowledge.

REQUIREMENTS: