Pathologists' Assistant-Odessa

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7111294 (Ref:13033-en_US)

Posted: September 21, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


Performs gross dissection of surgical specimens, selecting appropriate tissue to be submitted for histologic review and dictating verbal reports regarding the specimens.

Job Duties

  • Performs gross dissection using standard dissection protocols of surgical specimens, selecting appropriate tissue to be    submitted for histologic review.
  • Dictates verbal reports regarding the specimens in a clear, complete, sufficient manner.
  • Effectively communicates deficiencies to appropriate personnel, including deficiencies related to specimens, reports, paperwork, database information, and equipment.
  • Collects and catalogs fresh tissue for the special studies.
  • Prepares quality assurance reports.
  • Reviews and revise reports, CPT charge codes and obtain A-charges for international patients.
  • Instructs and advise personnel on pathology techniques and procedures.
  • Photographs specimens for documentation.
  • Maintains a safe and clean working environment.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Graduation from accredited Pathologist Assistant Program or Bachelor's degree in Biological or Allied Health Sciences.
  • Six months of relevant experience if graduated from an accredited Pathology Assistant Program.
  • With a Bachelor’s degree in Biological or Allied Health Sciences, two years of related experience..
  • Certified as a Pathologist’s Assistant by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP-PA).



Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.

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Job posting number:#7111294 (Ref:13033-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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