Pathologist - Schaumburg, IL in Schaumburg, IL at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 9/9/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    506 East State Parkway
    Schaumburg, IL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/9/2019
  • Job ID:
    req26908

Job Description

Look for more than answers.  Patients and Physicians rely on our diagnostic testing, information and services to help them make better healthcare decisions. These are often serious decisions with far reaching consequences, and require sensitivity, tact and a clear dedication to service. It’s about providing clarity and hope.

You will work for the world leader in the industry, with a career where you can expand your skills and knowledge. You’ll have a role where you can act with professionalism, you can inspire colleagues, and you can care about the work we do and the people we serve.

At Quest, we are on a continuous journey of discovery and development. It’s this attitude that has made us an industry leader and the #1 Diagnostic Lab in the US. For those joining us, we offer exciting and fast moving career opportunities where you can affect change at a rate unheard of in many organizations of our size and scope. While we invest in and develop technology to drive our innovations, our ongoing success relies on our people.

 AmeriPath Milwaukee services area hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, and physician offices to serve patients and help improve healthcare outcomes. Through our locally based, board certified pathology teams and integrated state-of-the-art laboratory, AmeriPath Milwaukee is dedicated to providing comprehensive diagnostic solutions, advanced technology and testing, and superior pathology services to local medical communities. We deliver a clearer path to greater diagnostics insights. 

We are seeking a board certified AP/CP pathologist for our Schaumburg, IL location.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

 EDUCATION 

 Required:  MD or DO degree plus approved pathology residency.

Desired: Additional sub-specialty training.

 EXPERIENCE

 Required:  Residency and if applicable fellowship

 Desired: Five years post-residency experience



LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND OR REGISTRATIONS

Must hold valid unrestricted license to practice medicine in Illinois

Must be board certified in anatomic and clinical pathology.

Must hold active privileges in facility where any inpatient work is interpreted.

D.          EQUIPMENT AND TOOLS:

 Microscope

Appropriate lab equipment (grossing, frozen sections).

PHYSICAL AND COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS

 Ability to spend enduring hours with keen concentration interpreting tissues and cellular preparations through a  microscope.

 Ability to visually, audibly, and physically perform all functions; with or without reasonable accommodation.

KEY PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:

 Provide professional anatomic pathology diagnostic services including interpretation of tissue biopsies resections, frozen sections, cytologic preparations, and autopsy prosection.

 Provide professional oversight and direction of clinical pathology services including quality assurance functions, medical directorship where indicated (per CLIA), and technical direction as required.

 Provide educational services, conferences, and instruction where required.

 Comply with continuing medical education requirements for licensure and privilege status.

All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity.

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