Pathologist Assistant - Pathology (90002106)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7081149 (Ref:7734-en_US)

Posted: July 14, 2021

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Purpose

Performs gross dissection of surgical specimens, selecting appropriate tissue to be submitted for histologic review and dictating verbal reports regarding the specimens.

Job Duties

  • Perform gross dissection of surgical specimens, selecting appropriate tissue to be submitted for histologic review and dictating verbal reports regarding the specimens.
  • Perform gross dissection using standard dissection protocols of surgical specimens, selecting appropriate tissue to be    submitted for histologic review.
  • Dictate verbal reports regarding the specimens in a clear, complete, sufficient manner.
  • Effectively communicate deficiencies to appropriate personnel, including deficiencies related to specimens, reports, paperwork, database information, and equipment.
  • Collect and catalogs fresh tissue for the special studies.
  • Prepare quality assurance reports.
  • Review and revise reports, CPT charge codes and obtain A-charges for international patients.
  • Instruct and advise personnel on pathology techniques and procedures.
  • Photograph specimens for documentation.
  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment.
  • Assist in assuring laboratory readiness for all accrediting agency inspections.
  • Assist the Medical Director in formulating, administrating, and analyzing goals and objective for the histology laboratory.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree from a NAACLS approved Pathologist’s Assistant program.
  • Six months of relevant experience.
  • Certified as a Pathologist’s Assistant by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP-PA).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree from a NAACLS approved Pathologist’s Assistant program.

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.


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Job posting number:#7081149 (Ref:7734-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
Houston,Texas
United States
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