Pathologist Assistant

Baystate Medical Center

Job Description

Job ID 84524
Full / Part Time: Per Diem
Location: Baystate Medical Center
Regular/Temporary: Regular

About Baystate Health

Baystate Health, a leading not-for-profit integrated health system, is transforming the delivery of health care to the communities it serves. Baystate Health (BH) is one of New Englands leading and largest integrated healthcare systems, serving more than 800,000 people throughout Western Massachusetts. With about 12,000 employees, a 1,200-member medical staff, and net patient service revenue of more than $2.3 billion, this dynamic and growing system includes an academic medical center, a childrens hospital and three community hospitals. It also includes a large multispecialty group, (Baystate Medical Practices), Baystate Home Health, Baystate Reference Laboratories, and Health New England, a 205,000-member health insurance company.

What You Need To Know:
Performs timely accessioning, grossing and histologic sampling of a full range of surgical specimens.
Expected to perform a variety of diversified duties of a technical nature to produce technically acceptable microscopic sections of human tissues in order to ensure optimal patient diagnosis and treatment.
Orients and trains new staff in gross room procedures as directed.
Provides technical support for intraoperative consultations.
Has knowledge of procedures, regulations and standards for pathology specimen photography, acquisition of biospecimens for research and storage procedures.

What You Will Need:
Required- Bachelor's Degree and completion of a NCCLS approved Pathologists Assistant program
Required- minimum 0-1 year of experience
Prefered- PA (ASCP) certified or eligible

What You Need To Know:
Per Diem
Location: Histology Dept, Baystate Medical Center

Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.