Surgical Pathology -
Assisting in the preparation and performance of surgical specimen dissection by ensuring appropriate specimen accessing: obtaining pertinent clinical information and studies; describing gross anatomic features; dissecting surgical specimens; preparing and submitting tissue for histologic processing; obtaining specimens for additional analytic procedures (flow cytometry, IF, EM, etc.) and assisting in photographing gross specimens.
Autopsy Pathology – Assisting in the performance of post-mortem examination by ascertaining proper legal authorization; obtaining the pertinent clinical data and studies; notifying involved personnel of all special procedures and techniques required; coordinating special requests for specimens notifying involved clinicians and appropriate authorities; assisting in the port-mortem examination; obtaining and submitting tissue for additional analytic procedures and assisting in photographing gross specimens, assist and organize teaching materials.
Responsible for assisting Pathology residents on training Pathology support staff in the proper techniques of post-mortem examinations in accordance with established policies and procedures. Responsible for maintaining the autopsy suite, acquiring necessary supplies, and cleaning and disinfection of autopsy equipment as necessary.
Will apply and enforce policies and procedures in accordance with all internal and external regulate requirements. Will be expected to be available by pager for telephone consultation during laboratory off-hours. Will be expected to provide autopsy coverage on off-hours (night and weekends). Will perform other related duties necessary for the laboratory.
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