The Staff Pathologist provides support to AMP in delivering anatomical and clinical diagnostic information to physicians and mid-level providers. Position requires collaboration with Laboratory Director.
Provide clinical pathology and anatomic pathology services to AMP patients.
Retain expertise in pathological interpretations of biopsied materials.
Gross description of surgical specimens, reporting of findings and the approval of pathology reports.
Cytology related duties of reading and reporting non-gynecological cases.
Retain expertise in pathologic interpretation of cytological material.
Provide oversight of all histology and cytology processes; including staining protocols and any policies or procedures to ensure patient safety and enhance patient care, from specimen handling through pathological interpretation.
Maintain all required protocols per AMP policies.
Maintain all protocols as per State, federal and accreditation requirements including but not limited to CLIA, NYS, CAP, etc.
Maintains working knowledge of OSHA and HIPAA compliance standards and applies these policies and procedures to daily responsibilities.
Maintain correlation QA studies between pathology interpretations performed by AMP pathologist and follow-up surgical diagnosis, as well as consultative opinions from outside institutions as internal quality assurance documentation.
Determine the adequacy of specimens sent for genetic/molecular studies.
Must have graduated from an accredited medical school and completed an approved residency in anatomic and clinical pathology.
Must be board certified in AP and/or CP by the American Board of Pathology as appropriate for job assignment.
Must maintain NYS medical license.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
Knowledge of laboratory protocols and activities; knowledge of regulations and standards of CAP, CLIA, OSHA, HIPAA, Joint Commission and other accrediting services; the ability to exercise good judgment in evaluating situations and making decisions; ability to organize and prioritize work assignments and attention to detail; strong interpersonal and communication skills used to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with AMP staff, patients, and other third parties; basic knowledge of operating a computer, keyboard and printer.
Work hours are not fixed and are structured to provide the best quality patient care possible. Laboratory working hours are 5 A.M. to 12 midnight. The Laboratory Director will determine a work schedule to provide for the most efficient screening and reporting of specimens to optimize patient care.
Internal Number: 04/2019Path
About Associated Medical Professionals of NY, PLLC
Associated Medical Professionals of NY, PLLC is a multi-specialty medical practice based in Syracuse, New York. The practice, known now as A.M.P., was established in 2008 with the objective of providing integrated clinical services to patients with the highest level of quality care. Though A.M.P. is fairly new, the majority of the medical specialists have been in practice throughout Central New York for many years. The practice was originally formed by merging Syracuse Urology Associates, P.C., Associated Urologists of CNY, and Syracuse Radiation Oncology. In 2009, A.M.P. merged with CNY Urology, P.C. which is located in Oneida, NY. In 2011, the practice merged with Urology Consultants of Syracuse, P.C. which is located in Clay and Syracuse, NY, with Urology Specialists of CNY, P.C., which is located in Cortland, NY, and with Mohawk Valley Urology, P.C. and Utica Urology Associates, P.C. which have both merged to become our New Hartford Division in New Hartford and Rome, NY. Our latest merger in 2013 was with Lake Region Urology, P.C. which is located in Auburn, NY. Associated Medical Professionals has grown to become one of the largest multi-specialty groups of its kind in Central... New York State. As Associated Medical Professionals of NY continues to grow, they will continue to provide the highest level of patient care in the Central New York area. About Our Company Associated Medical Professionals strives on providing quality healthcare at each of the 8 convenient clinical locations and attending 10 hospitals around CNY for their patients. As a pivotal point of care in each community, A.M.P. is able to provide continuity of care for a vast population of patients. Not only does Associated Medical Professionals have highly trained Medical Specialists, but they have a well-trained and very knowledgeable clinical staff that delivers continuity of care unlike any other organization in the area. With all of the continuous expansions, they have developed a skilled support staff of over 250 employees which provide clinical and operational support. The knowledgeable billing department provides internal support for the practice and all of the patients.