Company: The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Posted on: November 12, 2019
Pathologist Assistant - Howard County General Hospital Requisition
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21201
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: Oct. 31, 2019
""Will Consider Pathologist Assistant I or II Levels""
A Pathologist Assistant is qualified by academic and practical
training to provide the following services under the direction and
supervision of an a pathologist: performs gross examination and
dissection of all surgical pathology specimens, including complex
surgical resections, description and tissue sectioning for
histological preparation. Obtains specimens from the operating
rooms and performs appropriate examination including frozen
sectioning and reported gross. Specimen photography and radiography
as needed. Collects and distributes tissue to tumor bank and
investigators. Assists in training house staff and students in
departmental procedures including specimen grossing and processing;
photography, radiography, use of cryostats and staining setups,
tissue banking and daily operation/flow of the grossing rooms.
Full-time, Day Shift
9:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Work Location: Howard County General Hospital, 5755 Cedar Lane,
Columbia, MD 21044
Graduation from a NAACLS accredited post baccalaureate
Pathologists' Assistant Training Program and ASCP BOR certified (or
ASCP BOR exam eligible) or completion of a Bachelor's degree with a
major or minor, or equivalent in any of the biological or allied
health sciences and ASCP BOR certified (with Pathologist
Licensure, Certification, Etc.:
Certification: PA I - Not required; PA II - Pathologist Assistant
ASCP certification or department approved certifying agency within
6 months of hire.
Prior experience preferred.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal
Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity
and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical
disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other
status protected by federal, state, or local law.
Patients are the focus of everything we do at The Johns Hopkins
Hospital. From our beginnings in 1889 to the opening of our most
advanced patient facilities in 2012, our mission to advance patient
care, education, and research, continues to change the course of
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