• Physician Assistant

    Company: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

    Location: Johnson City, TN

    Date Posted: January 21, 2014

    The Physician Assistant (Pathologist Assistant) in Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Service (P&LMS) will be directly responsible to the Chief, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Service. During assignment to P&LMS, the PA may be supervised by any qualified pathologist in the service. The Chief of P&LMS (or substitute in case of absence) will be the direct supervisor of the PA for Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Service. The VA supervising physician is required to assess the performance of the PA annually and recommend areas for improvement. Major Duties and Responsibilities: o Processing of tissues received from basic Surgical/Cytology procedures. o Participating in the performance of autopsies. o Educating pathology residents and other laboratory personnel. o Performing administrative and...

    from U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs