Specialty: Pathology Assistant
Location: Houston, TX
Shift: Monday - Friday 12: 00 p.M. - 8: 30 p.M.
Sagis Diagnostics is an entirely physician-led sub-specialty pathology group supported by a CAP-accredited Histology lab located in the heart of Houston, Texas (290 at 610). Led by a team of board-certified pathologists, our lab is at the forefront of diagnostic science. We offer the highest quality services to physicians, physician groups, ambulatory surgery centers, and hospitals.
One of our many strengths is we develop strong collaborative relationships with each of our referring physicians by offering accurate, prompt, and clear diagnoses in a personal and customized manner.
Sagis Diagnostics is looking for a qualified Pathologists’Assistant (PA) whose primary responsibilities include examination, dissection, description, photography, and sampling for histology of tissue samples under the supervision of a staff anatomical pathologist. The PA is a graduate of an approved training program or has fulfilled the appropriate academic and training qualifications for an individual performing high-complexity testing, per CLIA-88 / CAP ANP.11600, 11605 regulations.
SHIFT: Monday-Friday, 12PM-8: 30PM
•Confirm accuracy of requisitions, accession, and coding of surgical specimens
•Obtain clinical history (including scans radiographs, etc.) as indicated
•Dictate gross anatomic features, dissect surgical specimens and submit sections for histological processing. Orient and ink specimens, dictate block/dissection guides, and record dissection diagrams as appropriate.
•Select and submit tissue for special procedures (e.G. Cultures, flow cytometry, frozen sections, electron microscopy, and immunofluorescence)
•Inspect equipment in the gross room and assist in the provision of adequate supplies and general cleanliness of the gross room suite
•Photograph pertinent gross specimens and microscopic slides, including the filing of photographs;assist in conferences involving pathology specimens
•Develop and maintain knowledge of safety procedures (e.G. Proper disposal methods, material safety data sheets)
•Participate in continuous improvement activities
•Bachelor's degree in at least one of the core health sciences REQUIRED
•Certification as a Pathologist Assistant- ASCP Pathologists'Assistant (PA) REQUIRED
•At least 1-year full-time PA experience
•Hands-on laboratory experience required.
•Must be well organized and possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.
•Must adhere to GLP, CAP, and SOP policies and procedures, as applicable.
•Strong computer competence required (Microsoft Office) and the ability to learn new programs quickly.
If you’re interested, please:
1) Email with your Resume/Questions
2) OR call me at the number below
Senior Recruiting Consultant
All Medical Personnel | Allied Health
(214) 493-4209 (Call or Text)Robert.Johnson@allmedical.Com
All Medical Personnel is a national leader in healthcare staffing and recognized by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) as one of the nation's largest healthcare staffing firms. Our team of seasoned recruiters are experienced in their ability to recruit, screen and place medical professionals for all types of healthcare settings.
Please reference Job number: 19548