Pathologist Assistant 
Sunnybrook Research Institute
Toronto, ON, Canada
39d ago

Posted : 05 / 29 / 2018 12 : 03 : 02 PM

We currently have an opportunty for a Regular Full Time Pathologist Assistant in the Anatomic Pathology Department located at the Bayview Campus and Women’s College Hospital.

Summary of Duties :

  • Will provide strong subject matter expertise for the medically delegated grossing procedures and technical services in Surgical Pathology
  • 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 or in progress
  • Advanced degree (Pathologist Assistant) preferred
  • Minimum BSc with strong anatomical knowledge required
  • Previous experience as a Pathology Assistant in an academic hospital environment required
  • 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
  • Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resumes and cover letters in one document quoting 181670 to :

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