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Posted: Tue Mar 12 2024

Travel - Pathologist Assistant - Allied (Days) - Rochester, NY

Rochester, New York
Per Hour


Travel - Pathologist Assistant - Allied (Days) - Rochester, NY

Position Overview:
Nurse’s Etc. Staffing, a veteran and minority owned staffing company is seeking multiple skilled and dedicated Travel Pathologist Assistant for exciting Travel assignments in beautiful Rochester, NY.

Job Duties:

Dictates a gross description and performs gross dissection per standard operating protocols of specimens received while maintaining positive patient identification.  
Will consult with attending pathologist/fellow on complex or unusual specimens.
Performs special techniques, including but not limited to: frozen sectioning for immediate assessment, touch preps, cytogenetics tissue prep, flow cytometry, gene rearrangement, electron microscopy, decalcification, specimen radiology and STAT freezing.
Provides coverage to the Postmortem Medicine Unit of Strong Memorial Hospital in the performance of autopsies.
Provides grossing and/or prepping of tissue specimens to affiliate hospitals as needed on a rotation basis.  Requires travel to sites.
Completes research requests and clinical trials according to protocol, without compromising the diagnosis and evaluation of the specimen
Trains pathology residents and histologists (as needed) in grossing  and special techniques in the preparation of surgical pathology specimens.


Master’s Degree in Pathologists’ Assistant
2 years of Pathology Assistant experience
NYS license (or ability to obtain BEFORE starting position)
High level of problem-solving ability.
Strong ability to integrate and interpret data from diverse sources to find solutions to very complex problems.
Exercises judgement in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria in obtaining results.
May be required to lift up to 50lbs

Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5pm EST; no weekends or on call

6 month duration

About Nurse’s Etc. Staffing: At Nurse’s Etc. Staffing, we are committed to our mission of providing healthcare facilities with top-quality nursing and allied health professionals, excellent customer service, and professional staffing solutions. Founded in 2000, we have always placed a strong emphasis on building relationships with healthcare providers based on open communication, respect, and recognition for the important work they do.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: Donald L. Mooney Enterprises provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.