Pathologist Assistant - Anatomic Pathology - Temporary Full-time - Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Posting Date:Fri, 18 Sep 2020
Date to Apply By: Until Filled
Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
Address: 2075 Bayview Ave.
City: Toronto

We currently have a Temporary Full-time opportunity for a Pathologist Assistant in the Anatomic Pathology department at our Bayview campus (until approx. August 2021). 

Summary of Duties:
- Will provide strong subject matter expertise for the medically delegated grossing procedures and technical services in Surgical Pathology and Autopsy
- Works with medical staff, management, peers, and internal and external users to ensure quality patient care services are maintained
- Provides input and participates in the implementation of initiatives to improve services employing standardized processes, technological enhancements, workflow efficiencies using LEAN principles, and quality system management
- Proficiency to be demonstrated in grossing the most complex specimens, frozen sectioning, digital image capture and analysis of radiological findings
- Participation at internal and external meetings and committee work is required

Qualification & Skills:
-Certification with Canadian Association of Pathologists or College of American Pathologist
- required - Advanced degree (Pathologist Assistant) preferred or minimum of 5 years as a
- Pathologist assistant in an academic hospital clinical lab
- Demonstrated ability to recognize and describe diagnostic anatomical features in tissue from complex cases
- Must be able to provide quality frozen sections under strict timelines
- Required to work in a dynamic, busy environment
- Strong theoretical and working knowledge of good lab practice required
- Effective communication skills (both written and verbal)
- Strong organizational skills and effective time management
- Effective interactions with individuals at all levels and in all disciplines
- Advanced computer skills using Microsoft Office
- Able to work independently as well as in a team environment
- Previous experience with CoPath



Please use the following contact information to apply for this job:
Contact Name: Madison Busch-Andersen
Contact Address:
Contact Email: madison.buschandersen@sunnybrook.ca
Contact Phone: 416-480-6100 ext. 3165
Contact Fax: