WellStar Health Systems Pathologist Assistant- AAPA Certified in Marietta, Georgia
At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.
We have an immediate opening for a Pathologist Assistant, who under the direct supervision of a Pathologist, the Pathologist Assistant performs gross examination, description, and sectioning of surgical specimens, including frozen sections, in a manner that meets professional standards and satisfies approved protocol requirements and assists with or performs dissection and gross description of autopsies. He/she must have sufficient computer skills to accession specimens; additional computer skills beyond this level would provide a valuable contribution. Photographs specimens and maintains photographic equipment. Responsible to the Laboratory Director of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.
Required Minimum Education : Baccalaureate or Masters Degree in certified Pathologist Assistant program REQUIRED.
Required Minimum Experience: Minimum of three years of broad experience as a Pathologist Assistant is preferred if on the job trained in a hospital environment.
Required Minimum Licensure/Certification: Certified or eligible for certification by American Association of Pathologist Assistants (AAPA)
Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.
WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.
Department Lab Administration
Facility WellStar Kennestone Hospital
Category Allied Health