Carolinas Pathology Group (CPG) has been providing precise and timely subspecialty pathology services to the Carolinas region since 1971. CPG offers the expertise of over 50 healthcare professionals including our board-certified Anatomic and Clinical Pathologists, Doctoral Scientists, Pathologists' Assistants and other lab personnel.
Our staff provides comprehensive anatomic, clinical and molecular pathology services to 5 health systems, 2 large cancer centers, and 12 individual hospitals in the Carolinas as well as hundreds of group practices across the nation. CPG is a private, physician owned network that focuses on providing the highest level of quality and care for our clients, physician partners, staff and community.
CPG is seeking a full-time, ASCP-certified Pathologists’ Assistant (PA) to join our Charlotte, NC Team. Our team currently consists of 7 full-time ASCP-Certified Pas. Additionally, we have a grossing technician, handling low-complexity specimens, and 2 biopsy technicians. Annual workload includes approximately 83,000 surgical cases and 150 autopsies. There are no Pathology residents.
Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
Gross description and complete dissection of all simple and complex surgical specimens
Autopsy prosection with autopsy assistant
Complete frozen section service
Specimen photography and radiography
Assist in certain specialized procedures or projects as designated by the Pathologists
Tissue procurement for special studies
Digital slide scanning for remote preliminary diagnosis and slide sharing
In addition to the above, this role will be expected to maintain professional interactions with Pathologists and Surgeons and assist with conference preparation as needed.
Successful completion of a NAACLS accredited Pathologists’ Assistant training program
At least 1-year experience with highly complex specimens in a fast-paced environment; however, new grads will be considered
Excellent verbal and written communication skills require
Shift: 11:30am – 8:00 pm
Weekend/Call: Rotate Saturday grossing with autopsy call on Sundays and holidays
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Other Requirements: Must pass pre-employment background and drug screen
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 1
About Carolinas Pathology Group
Carolinas Pathology Group, PA, is comprised of over 35 pathologists and healthcare professionals who provide services to multiple hospitals in the greater Charlotte and upstate SC area. Our practitioners are highly skilled professionals with outstanding credentials who deliver the highest quality healthcare in a welcoming environment.