AP/CP Surgical Pathologist - Tacoma - GYN, GU, or Derm
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CHI - SJMC PLLC - Tacoma, WA
Full Time

CellNetix Pathology & Laboratories has a new opening for a Surgical pathologist in the Tacoma area in Washington State.

The ideal candidate will have excellent general anatomic and clinical pathology skills.  Fellowship training or expertise in GYN, GU, or Dermatopathology are highly desired.   AP board certification/eligibility is required. Two or more years of experience is preferred; however, recent graduates with strong subspecialty fellowship training are also encouraged to apply.

CellNetix Pathology & Laboratories is a dynamic, rapidly growing private pathology company headquartered in the Seattle area, in the heart of the highly desirable Puget Sound region. Our locations are largely concentrated in the Puget Sound area, including Bremerton, Everett, Edmonds, Gig Harbor, Olympia, Tacoma, and Tukwila with outliers in Eastern Washington and Alaska. We are one of the largest privately held pathology groups in the country, yet we retain a strong focus on local relationships and service. We serve over 30 hospitals from large tertiary care institutions to small community hospitals, as well as specialty clinics and private physician practices.

Our 65+ pathologists evaluate and/or supervise over 230,000 surgical accessions, 15,000 non-gynecologic specimens including 5,000+ fine needle aspirates and more than 150,000 Pap smears per year. We operate premier anatomic pathology laboratories serving Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Alaska. Our pathologists have a broad range of sub-specialty expertise, making collaboration an integral part of case sign-out.



  • Must meet Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana and Alaska state licensing requirements.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills


  • Pathologist with sub-specialty training from an accredited program.
  • Must be board certified AP/CP with experience in hospital based pathology
  • Strong customer focus and understanding of laboratory operations
  • Ability to communicate with high level decision makers in the organization
  • Personal adaptability and ability to lead change.

Physical Requirements:

  1. Prolonged sitting
  2. Computer use
  3. Must be able to perform significant periods of diagnostic work thru visual inspection using a microscope
  4. Must be able to fully utilize a microscope using hands and eyes
  5. Must be able to stand at table for autopsy up to 2 hours



IMPORTANT NOTICE As a healthcare organization we are committed to providing a healthy and safe environment. We require a criminal history background check and drug test for all final candidates. Additionally, CellNetix has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy.