OverviewTo be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.
Graduate of an AAPA approved Pathologists' Assistant program with Master's degree in Health Sciences. Must be AAPA and ASCP certified or board eligible.
Work experience in a CAP/ CLIA certified Anatomic Pathology Laboratory is preferred but not required for hire.
Certification from or eligibility for certification from ASCP.
Extreme manual dexterity required. Excellent attention to detail, hand-eye coordination, technical, communication and organization skills required. Comprehends and follows procedural guidelines. Recognizes unexpected results and takes appropriate action. Excellent organizational, verbal and written communication skills, as well as presentation skills required. Must be able to collaborate effectively with all levels of management. Must be proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Excellent attention to detail required.
Position requires steady hands and excellent dexterity. Ability to stand for long periods of time. Manual dexterity for careful dissection of surgical specimens or organs required. Must lift and /or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, depth, perception and ability to focus. They are occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts and fumes or airborne particles. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Incumbents as well as external and internal applicants who disable must be able to perform the essential job functions with or without the assistance of reasonable accommodation as determined on a case by case basis.