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AP/CP Pathologist Associate

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Spokane - Deaconess Hospital PLLC - Spokane, WA
Full Time



An unwavering pursuit of Excellence in Patient CareEvery Diagnosis, Every Day. This is what we stand for.

CellNetix Pathology & Laboratories is a dynamic, rapidly growing private pathology company headquartered in the Seattle area. We are one of the largest privately held pathology groups in the country, providing nationwide consultations, while retaining a strong commitment to local relationships and best-in-class service.

Our state-of-the-art Anatomic Pathology Central Laboratory provides our team with the most technologically advanced resources. In addition, our cutting-edge Molecular Laboratory with next-generation sequencing offers groundbreaking personalized medicine testing. Our lab continues to grow in technology and scientific advancement while offering our employees a wide array of training and career progression pathways in Administration, Laboratory and Hospital Support, Histology, Cytology, Infectious Diseases, Molecular, Grossing and more.

Our distinguished group of 60+ pathologists share expertise in more than 25 sub-specialties. Along with a dedicated team of nearly 300 staff, we offer one of the largest and most comprehensive service menus in the region. We attend the largest integrated delivery networks in the Pacific Northwest, including large tertiary care institutions and small community hospitals, as well as specialty clinics and private physician practices. Overall the group serves nearly 50% of all Washington hospital beds, and over 20% of the beds in Alaska with distinction and, in so doing, affects hundreds of thousands of patient lives every year.

Our pathologists and staff are proud to pursue excellence as we put our patients first.

If this resonates with you, join our exceptional team in our pursuit of excellence.

Position Summary:

CellNetix Pathology & Laboratories has a new opening for an AP/CP Surgical Pathologist in Spokane, WA.

Training and/or expertise in General Surgical, Breast & Gynecologic, Hematopathology, or Dermatopathology preferred. The ideal candidate will have excellent general anatomic and clinical pathology skills along with medical directorship experience and an ability to practice independently. New graduates with strong subspecialty fellowship training are encouraged to apply while preference will be given to those with several years general sign-out experience and/or clinical lab medical directorship experience. AP/CP board certification/eligibility is required.


  • 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



  • Associate Base Compensation: $240,000.00 to $300,000.00 DOE. Future Partner eligible with earning potential up to $500,000.00
  • Company 401K Contribution: 4% max match
  • Discretionary profit sharing: Discretionary
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance: Premiums based on plan election with employee only HSA at $0.00/mo. PPO and dependent plans available along with FSA options.
  • Life and Disability Insurance: Company Paid
  • Vacation/CME leave/Holiday/Sick time: Starting at 6 weeks' vacation/CME, 8 Holidays, 3 Sick Days Annually
  • CME Expense Provision: $5,500 (reimbursed)
  • Sign-on and Relocation Bonus: Starting at $15,000 net


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.

CellNetix is an equal opportunity employer. It is our policy that all decisions involving any aspect of the employment relationship will be made without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, genetic information, the presence of a sensory, physical, or mental disability, or on any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law. CellNetix is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know.
CellNetix has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy. Job candidates must be able to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination or have an approved medical or religious accommodation in place prior to starting work. Fully vaccinated is defined as two weeks after the second dose in a two-dose series such as Pfizer or Moderna or two weeks after a single-dose vaccine such as Johnson & Johnson. Please work with Human Resources if you need an accommodation.