CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA (USA).
About Carolinas Pathology Group
Carolinas Pathology Group (CPG) has been providing precise and timely subspecialty pathology services to the Carolinas region since 1971. Our staff provides comprehensive anatomic, clinical and molecular pathology services to 5 health systems, 2 large cancer centers, and 12 individual hospitals in the Carolinas as well as hundreds of group practices across the nation.
Please visit our website at www.carolinaspathology.com
CPG is seeking a full-time, ASCP-certified Pathologists’ Assistant (PA) to join our Charlotte, NC Team. Our team currently consists of 7 full-time ASCP-Certified PAs. Additionally, we have 2 grossing technicians, handling low-complexity specimens. Annual workload includes approximately 83,000 surgical cases and 150 autopsies. There are no Pathology residents.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Gross description and complete dissection of all simple and complex surgical specimens
- Autopsy prosection with autopsy assistant
- Complete frozen section service
- Specimen photography and radiography
- Assist in certain specialized procedures or projects as designated by the Pathologists
- Tissue procurement for special studies
- Digital slide scanning for remote preliminary diagnosis and slide sharing
In addition to the above, this role will be expected to maintain professional interactions with Pathologists and Surgeons and assist with conference preparation as needed.
Education: Successful completion of a NAACLS accredited Pathologists’ Assistant training program
Certification: ASCP Certified
Experience: At least 1-year experience with highly complex specimens in a fast-paced environment; however, new grads will be considered
Other: Excellent verbal and written communication skills required
Shift: 11:30am - 8:00 pm
Weekend/Call: Rotate Saturday grossing with autopsy call on Sundays and holidays
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Other Requirements: Must pass pre-employment background and drug screen
Qualified candidates should forward a curriculum vitae, cover letter and professional references to email@example.com
Carolinas Pathology Group offers competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package. Our benefits package currently includes: medical, dental and vision coverages, company paid life and disability insurance, 401k plan, generous PTO, employee assistance and more. The benefits described here provide a basic outline of the company benefits offered to our employees. Summary plan documents of the current benefit plans are provided upon hire and are subject to change.
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