The Weekend Death Investigator (WDI) will perform medical, scientific, and forensic investigative work relating to Medicolegal deaths. The WDI will ensure that deaths are investigated in accordance with North Carolina General Statutes and Office of the Chief Medical Examiner Guidelines, and will perform investigative work according to accepted professional standards. The WDI will ensure the accuracy of historical, medical, and scene information in the formation of official death investigation reports. She/he will generate the initial draft of the Report of Investigation by Medical Examiner (RIME) for pathologists, as requested, and will be required to participate in Death Investigation call duties. The WDI has to attend death scenes, according to departmental policy, and will regularly interact with local and regional law enforcement officers, EMS, families, funeral homes, and local medical examiners in a professional and courteous manner. Other duties may be assigned to the Weekend Death Investigator by supervisor and/or Head of Forensic Pathology.
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The ECU Brody School of Medicine is affiliated with Vidant Medical Center. Vidant Medical Center is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health and serves as the teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.
Special Instructions To Application:
Please ensure your full range of knowledge, skills, abilities, experience and education are listed on your application. Do not write ‘see resume’ on your application when completing the job duties section.
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Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full time basis.
High school diploma or equivalency and one year of laboratory experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience. Require compliance with current Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) regulations.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 400310
Organizational Unit Overview:
The Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, in conjunction with Vidant Medical Center, provides a broad range of clinical services in anatomic pathology and clinical pathology for hospital and clinic patients. The Department houses residency, cytopathology, forensic pathology, and surgical pathology fellowship programs. The mission of the Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine is to improve the health and well-being of the citizens of eastern North Carolina and beyond by delivering high quality pathology services, by providing exemplary education for medical students, residents, and other health care professionals, and by creating new knowledge through research. As the field of Pathology continues to evolve, the Department will continue to uphold its commitment to provide the best diagnosis and treatment monitoring services to the citizens of eastern North Carolina.
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