Pathologist - Locum Tenens

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
Burlington, Massachusetts
Jul 07, 2021
Jul 07, 2022
Per Diem
Position Type
Locum Tenens
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is seeking a board certified surgical pathologist, who is available for a locum tenens assignment starting June 1, 2021 until September 1, 2021 and is able to cover services in the anatomic pathology department that currently includes twelve pathologists with wide range of subspecialty expertise. Responsibilities include sign-out of general surgical biopsies and resections as well as participating in autopsy and frozen section services. Good communication skills and desire to work collaboratively with pathology staff and clinical colleagues are required.
  • MA license and Board Certification are required.

The anatomic pathology department processes over 37,000 surgical specimens, 11,000 gynecologic cytology and 6000 non-gynecologic cytology specimens per year. It provides subspecialty expertise in breast pathology, GI pathology, medical renal pathology, dermatopathology, gynecologic pathology, cytopathology, neuropathology, transplant pathology as well as hematopathology among others. In addition it provides consultative services to other hospitals within the Beth Israel Lahey Health System.

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, a founding member of Beth Israel Lahey Health System, is a physician-led, multi-disciplinary group practice of over 1900 physicians with more than 50 medical and surgical specialties and uses EPIC electronic medical records. It serves 3,000 patients every day through 345-inpatient hospital beds, ambulatory care center, 24-hour emergency department and American College of Surgeons verified level I trauma center. We are a teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine and many of physicians hold teaching assignments at Harvard Medical School and Boston University School of Medicine. We are located just outside Boston and a short drive to the lakes and mountains of New England.

Interested candidates should forward cover letter and CV to:
Sheida Sharifi, MD., PhD.
Vice-Chair Department of Pathology Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
and Kate Schnabel, Sr. Physician Recruiter, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

Diversity is a core value at Beth Israel Lahey Health. We are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working and learning environment for our staff. We believe every member on our team enriches our diversity by exposing us to a broad range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design and deliver solutions.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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