Principle Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Receive pathology specimens from the operating room, endoscopy, labor and delivery and outreach clients
Accession specimens and prepare tissue cassettes for the pathologist assistant
Assist with in room procedures and adult/fetal autopsies as needed
Prepare stained slides for frozen sections and bone marrows
Ensure and demonstrate commitment to patient safety when accepting specimens from internal hospital departments and external physician clients. Demonstrate the ability to work closely interdepartmentally with professional and clinical staff solving specimen handling issues, including incorrectly submitted specimens with emphasis on minimizing risk to patients.