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Autopsy Assistant

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Lcmc Health New Orleans , LA 70112

Posted 3 months ago

University Medical Center New Orleans is the academic medical center of LCMC Health and the ultimate expression of a nearly 300-year legacy of serving the people of New Orleans and South Louisiana.
With our academic partners, including Louisiana State University and Tulane University Schools of Medicine, we are training the next generation of healthcare professionals and leading research to find tomorrow's cures and treatments.
From expert primary care and the widest variety of specialty care to cutting edge emergency care and the region's only Level 1 Trauma Center, UMC offers the area the widest breadth of healthcare services.
We are looking for medical professionals who are just as passionate as we are about providing the best medical care in the safest environment.
We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace.
Whether you're a seasoned healthcare professional or just starting out, a career at UMC places you at the center of a dynamic community of providers, learners and staff with a singular focus on patient-centric care.
We offer a state-of-the-art facility with breakthrough technology, and professionals committed to helping our community become healthier.
Click here to see our state-of-the-art facility.
POSITION SUMMARY: Provide technical assistance with autopsy procedures and assist with managing body holding area and morgue.
Associates degree in life sciences or equivalent, Bachelors degree preferred.
One (1) year relevant work experience Knowledge of medical terminology, basic human anatomy, autopsy dissection, suturing as well as handling and disposal of hazardous chemicals.
Understanding of regulatory standards as set forth by CAP, JCAHO, CLIA, CMS, OSHA, and CLSI.
Good computer skills are a must.
SKILLS: Ability to assist with autopsy procedures as directed.
Must be able to communicate effectively.
Must have skill to use personal computers and lab IS software applications.
Must be team player.
Professional interaction with pathologists.
POSITION DUTIES: Assists with autopsy procedures including but not limited to case scheduling, charting, body retrieval, pre and post procedure preparation, instrumentation and equipment set up as well as assistance throughout the entire autopsy procedure including photographing, processing and grossing specimens, post-operative closure of the body, and cleaning the morgue and instruments upon completion of the procedure.
Maintains, stores, archives and disposes tissue samples according to accreditation guidelines.
Prepares and packages specimens for send out when required.
Records and maintains autopsy data, including monitoring turnaround times for PAD and FAD Oversees daily operations of the morgue processes which includes maintaining inventory and supplies, communicating with appropriate staff to ensure proper mangement of decedents, collaborates with tissue and organ procurement agencies, and performs other duties as assigned.
UMC is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Autopsy Assistant

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Lcmc Health