Pathology Assistant

Maxim Healthcare Services Published: January 9, 2019
Location
Chicago, IL
Job Type
Category

Description

The Pathology Assistant position requires comprehensive knowledge of Anatomic Pathology processes, scientific principles, practices, concepts, and theories providing or sound independent work.
Responsibilities:
  • Gross all biopsy specimens.
  • Assist and instruct residents in grossing large biopsy and surgical specimens.
  • Provide photography services for gross room.
  • Assist and instructs residents in performing frozen sections.
  • Assist with autopsies.
  • Assist in the accessioning of specimens coming into the gross room.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Must possess a comprehensive knowledge of Anatomic Pathology processes, scientific principles and practices, concepts, and theories providing for sound independent work.
  • At least one year of working experience as a Pathology Assistant preferred.
  • Certification by the American Association of Pathologists’ Assistants or other national accrediting agency preferred.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in biological science or related field preferred.
  • Current Health Certificate (per contract or state regulation)
  • Current PPD or Chest X-Ray.
Benefits
At Maxim Healthcare Services, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:
  • Competitive pay & weekly paychecks
  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Awards and recognition programs 
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status. 
Maxim Healthcare Services is a leading provider of home healthcare, medical-related staffing, travel nursing, and population health and wellness services across the United States. As an established community partner, we have been making a difference in the lives of our employees, caregivers, and patients for more than 30 years. Our commitment to customer service, improving patient care, and staffing experienced healthcare professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.  
Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
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