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Pathologist
Ref No.: 20-00496
Category: Biotechnology
Location: Brooklyn, New York
Diagnose presence and stage of diseases using laboratory techniques and patient specimens and studies nature, cause and development of diseases, and structural and functional changes caused by them. We are looking for a general pathologist. The successful candidate must be board certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology. It is preferred that candidates currently hold a NY medical license or be eligible.
Responsibilities:
  • Examines and interprets prepared tissue sections and body fluids and secretions by using a variety of microscope techniques.
  • Diagnosis, from body tissue, fluids, secretions or other specimens the presence and stage of disease or other abnormalities, utilizing laboratory techniques and dictates findings.
  • Consults with referring physicians about ordering and interpreting tests or providing treatments.
  • Provides diagnostic information to the treating/referring physician in the form of a written pathology report.
  • Participates in proficiency testing programs and intradepartmental meetings to establish measures to ensure and improve accuracy of diagnoses and quality of care.
  • Participates in professional organizations, conferences and seminars to keep abreast of developments in pathology.
  • May train and educate laboratory personnel in the processing of specimens.
  • May take photographs of specimens when indicated for patient reports or archival purposes.
  • May perform on-call responsibilities.
  • Completes annual training programs within the required timeframe and regularly attends staff meetings.
  • Maintains strictest confidentiality.
  • Complies with all State, Federal, professional regulations as well as company and departmental rules, polices, and procedural manuals.
  • Adherence to CAP, CLIA, State Regulations, HIPAA, Safety and OSHA Regulations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Education/Licensure/Certification:
  • Must be an MD
  • Must be AP/CP Board Certified
  • Must possess a NY Medical License