Scripps Health Pathology Lab Assistant in San Diego, California
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As a nationally recognized health system, Scripps Health is committed to providing the highest quality care to our patients. Through collaboration and innovation, our healthcare professionals lead the frontier in caring for our community. With a culture centered around teamwork, each laboratory site serves as a resource of support for each other, setting our laboratories as the benchmark for standardization. By working together on continuous process improvements, the pathology team has been able to maintain a high level of accuracy, handling more than 75,000 cases a year, all while providing excellent service to our various sites.
The Pathology Assistant is assigned technical assistance duties in the Surgical Pathology Gross Room. Duties will include specimen accessioning, specimen distribution, sectioning of frozen tissue, assisting Pathologists and PAs with photography, knowledge of protocols for special handling of surgical specimens, maintaining specimen and slide files and records, monitoring/ordering of supplies and maintaining work areas in a clean and orderly fashion.
This is a full time position with day shifts (generally 11am-7:30pm), Monday through Friday. This position is located in Torrey Pines with potential to float to La Jolla.
- Background in science
- Two years laboratory experience
- Knowledge of medical terminology
- Ability to handle multiple tasks
- Detail oriented
- Legible penmanship
- Basic computer skills, especially data
- Excellent customer service skills
Organization: *Scripps Clinic
Title: Pathology Lab Assistant
Location: Central San Diego County-SAN DIEGO-SCRIPPS MEDICAL LABORATORY
Requisition ID: 1051194