Job Type :
Job Description :
Provides accurate and timely processing of complex surgical specimens and biopsies including comprehensive macroscopic examination and evaluation of all surgical pathology specimens and selection of tumor and normal tissue samples for tissue procurement. Participates in the education of students, residents/ fellows involved in anatomic pathology laboratory activities and tasks. Assists in the performance of postmortem examinations, including prosection, assisting the pathologist with rendering the provisional anatomic diagnosis, gathering pertinent clinical history, recording macroscopic anatomic findings, and submitting tissue sections for microscopic examination.
Required Qualifications :
• License to practice as a Pathologists' Assistant in the State of New York.
• Certification Requirement
• Certification as a Pathologists' Assistant by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP).
• Education and Experience
• Master's or Bachelor's degree that meets qualification for certification as a Pathologists' Assistant by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP).