Title:  Accessioning Clerk

Division:  Pathology
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 2:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $28,147 - $32,706
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  2227
Job Duties
  • Receive and clock in specimens from couriers; verifies that specimens recorded on courier logs are received.
  • Prioritize and sort specimens appropriately for accessioning and processing.
  • Perform data entry login of patient demographics, clinical information, specimen source, and test (s) orders from specimen requisitions into computer systems and accessions specimen containers as needed or required.
  • Scan requisitions and all related paperwork into the scan system; shred documents as needed.
  • Review specimen requisitions against data entry of requisition information for accuracy; documents errors noted and forwards documentation to supervisor and corrects errors found.
  • Answer departmental phone calls and assist clients as needed.
  • Prepare cassettes and slides; discard tissue per established policy.
  • Perform both daily and weekly maintenance in the accessioning area and grossing room.
Minimum Qualifications


  • Required: High school diploma or GED.


  • None required.
FLSA Status






Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.