Academic Physician (Pathologist)
- Daily reading and report the anatomic pathology cases including surgical pathology, cytopathology and autopsy pathology
- Provide clinical laboratory consultation to technical personnel and healthcare providers
- Teach Mount Sinai pathology residents, medical students, allopathic medicine students and other healthcare personnel who seek training within the field of pathology
- Perform/supervise autopsy
- Review and supervise residents with the large gross specimens
- Participating in Quality Assurance review of 10% anatomic pathology case monthly
- Provide on-call services
- Review hematology fluids and issues diagnostic interpretation
Full-Time: Monday-Friday ( 8:00 am-4:30 pm)
On-Call: Monday-Friday after 4:30pm ; Saturday-Sunday all day
Financial Disclosure Report:Not requiredTravel Required
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.Supervisory status
- Job family (Series)
0602 Medical Officer
- U.S. Citizenship; non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy.
- Designated and/or random drug testing required
- Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959
- You may be required to serve a probationary period
- Subject to a background/security investigation
- Must be proficient in written and spoken English
- Selected applicants will be required to complete an online onboarding process
- Must pass pre-employment physical examination
Conditions of Employment
Applicants pending the completion of educational or certification/licensure requirements may be referred and tentatively selected but may not be hired until all requirements are met.
- United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy.
- Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in medicine or osteopathic medicine. The degree must have been obtained from one of the schools approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs for the year in which the course of study was completed.
- Current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of Columbia.
- Completion of residency training, or its equivalent, approved by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in an accredited core specialty training program leading to eligibility for board certification.
- Proficiency in spoken and written English.
- Physical requirements outlined below.
- Board Certified or Eligible in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology or Anatomic Pathology(The Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) , Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) or American Osteopathic Association (AOA) standards will apply)
5 years experience in Anatomic/Clinical Pathology Services with excellent diagnostic skills.
Specialty boarded in Molecular Pathology or Hematopathology, or 5 or more years' experience in Molecular Pathology or Hematopathology
Reference:VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G-2 Physician Qualification Standard. This can be found in the local Human Resources Office.
Physical Requirements:Candidates must successfully complete a pre-employment physical. Position requires walking, standing, reading typewritten material without strain, ability to hear conversational voice, emotional and mental stability, and working closely with others. Incumbent may be exposed to blood and body fluids. Must be able to physically respond when needed by prompt appearance at required location.Education
Note:Only education or degrees recognized by the U.S. Department of Education from accredited colleges, universities, schools, or institutions may be used to qualify for Federal employment. You can verify your education here:http://ope.ed.gov/accreditation/. If you are using foreign education to meet qualification requirements, you must send a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency with your transcript in order to receive credit for that education. For further information, visit:http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ous/international/usnei/us/edlite-visitus-forrecog.html.
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