The Supervisor of Pathology assists in the gross description of specified simple and complex surgical specimens including selection and submission of specimens for histological, microbiological, immunological, electron microscopy and other specialized testing. Assists resident and pathologist with autopsies.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE
Oversees the daily operations of the Frozen Laboratories. This includes ensuring that regulatory and safety requirements are met.
Supervises staff, including all activities relative to work assignments, hiring/termination, performance reviews, orientation, and professional development.
Identifies orients, describes, dictates and dissect selected simple and complex biopsy and surgical specimens under the supervision of a qualified pathologist.
Prepares and microtomes required tissues for frozen section specimens.
Assists with specimen collection during kidney biopsy.
Assists with teaching resident and PA student.
Cleans and sterilizes work area and instruments after use.
Accessions surgical pathology specimens into the pathology LIS following standard procedures.
KEY SUCCESS FACTORS
Knowledge of laboratory regulations, protocols and procedures.
Analytical and critical thinking abilities.
Ability to comprehend and communicate instructions.
Ability to perform laboratory protocols and procedures.
Knowledge of safety and infection control standards.
Ability to work in a team environment.
Provides training and opportunities for continuing education.
Effective leadership and interpersonal skills.
Ability to make tactical decisions around the allocation and direction of the work of supervised employees using established guidelines, policies and/or procedures.
Ability to make effective hiring and termination recommendations.
Ability to train, and evaluate performance of supervised staff.
General computer skills, including but not limited to: Microsoft Office, information security, scheduling and payroll systems, electronic medical documentation, and email.
Our competitive benefits package includes the following - Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits - 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5% - Tuition Reimbursement - PTO accrual beginning Day 1 Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level
- EDUCATION - Bachelor's or 4 years of work experience above the minimum qualification
- EXPERIENCE - 3 Years of Experience
- CERTIFICATION/LICENSE/REGISTRATION - Amer Society of Cln Pathology (ASCP)
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!