Local Job Opportunities

Please see the list of Career Opportunities for Genetic Counselors.  Postings are in order that we received the request to post them with the most recent on top and any positions older than one year will be removed unless we are asked to re-post the position.

 

Posted Fall 2017

Genetic Counselor

Requisition Number: 229470

Description

This position exists to conduct genetic counseling for adult patients in the Riley at IU Health Maternal Fetal Medicine Department. The incumbent participates in student supervision and teaching. This position involves working as a member of the prenatal genetics/MFM team, providing information and support to families who have a fetus with or at risk for a congenital anomaly or genetic condition.

Must have Master’s degree in Genetic Counseling or Medical Genetics from an accredited genetic counseling program

Qualifications / Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

  • Requires Board Certification by ABMG/ABGC or Board eligible within one year of employment.
  • Required to maintain a current Genetic Counselors license in the state of Indiana.
  • Requires Masters degree in Genetic Counseling or Medical Genetics.
  • Requires effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Requires strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Requires ability to work as a team member.
  • Requires ability to take initiative and meet objectives.
  • Requires ability to manage projects.
  • Requires knowledge of software applications.
  • Requires independent judgment.

Location

IU Health University Hospital Get Directions

Department

Maternal Fetal Medicine-PR 563850

Schedule

Full Time

Shift

Days

Apply Here http://careers.iuhealth.org/search/genetic-counselor-i

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Posted Spring 2017

 

Job Description

Job Title: Counselor-Genetic/St. Mary’s Health System / Pediatrics GEneral 003 / PT Days, 64 hours Bi-Weekly

Job ID: 130087

IN – Evansville-St. Mary’s

Additional Job Information

Title: Counselor -Genetic

City, State:  Evansville,IN

Location:  St Mary’s Health System

Department:   Pediatrics General 003

Additional Job Details:  PT Days, 64 hours Bi-Weekly

M-Th 8am-430pm

Marketing Statement St. Mary’s Health, in partnership with St. Vincent in Indianapolis, is a member of Ascension Health – the nation’s largest Catholic and non-profit health system. We are a faith-based health ministry serving communities in Indiana, Illinois, and Kentucky. With a medical staff of more than 750 physicians, St. Mary’s specializes in cardiac, surgical, orthopedic, rehabilitation, neurosciences, women’s, children’s, seniors, emergency, and trauma services. For more than 140 years, St. Mary’s has been guided by its mission of serving all persons, with special attention to those who are poor and vulnerable. Job Description

Job Summary:

The Counselor -Genetic provides genetic counseling to patients and counseling and coordination services for other screening programs.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides counseling and psychological support to patients and their families.
  • Interprets complex genetic and laboratory data/test results. Communicates findings with physician.
  • Assists patients with navigation of financial aspects associated with genetic testing.

·         Assists with diagnosing genetic problems and develops short and long term genetic counseling plans.

·         Working knowledge of perinatal genetic counseling to expected mothers and pre-conception counseling specific to perinatal demographics.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Certified Genetic Counselor Minimum Requirement:  Board Certified or Board Eligible by the American Board of Medical Genetics and the American Board of Genetic counseling by hire date to position.

Education:

  • Minimum Requirement: Master’s Degree from an accredited Genetic Counseling Program

How To Apply

Service of the Poor. Reverence. Integrity. Wisdom. Creativity. Dedication. These are the Core Values we uphold at St. Mary’s.

If they describe you, you may be a good candidate to join our team!

To view our job openings, visit www.stmarys.org/jobs

 

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If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact Ascension Candidate Care at 1-855-778-6037 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. CST M-F.

 

The Spirit of Caring

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Mary’s is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

 

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants

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Genetic Counselor

St.Vincent has an established reputation and tradition in the State of Indiana for providing excellence in patient care through our Core Values of Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity, and Dedication. Throughout St.Vincent, the ageless mission of St. Vincent de Paul remains unchanged: to minister to the bodies, minds, and spirits of those in need by keeping healthcare human. As one of the largest healthcare systems in the State of Indiana, our state-of-the-art technology, extraordinary associates, and Spirit of Caring can be found in healthcare ministries serving over half of Indiana’s counties. St.Vincent is a member of Ascension Health, the nation’s largest not-for-profit Catholic Healthcare System.

The Genetic Counselor provides genetic counseling to patients and counseling and coordination services for other screening programs. Responsibilities: Provides counseling and psychological support to patients and their families. Interprets complex genetic and laboratory data/test results. Communicates findings with physician. Assists patients with navigation of financial aspects associated with genetic testing. Assists with diagnosing genetic problems and develops short and long term genetic counseling plans.

Qualifications Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
Preferred Credential(s): Certified Counselor specializing in Genetics or Board eligibility obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Minimum Qualification: None
Required Education: Master’s Degree in Genetic Counseling by hire date to position
Work Experience: Preferred experience as a Genetic Counselor

Contact: Tracie Nelson – Tracie.nelson@ascensionrecruiter.org
Apply:  www.stvincent.org/jobs  (ID: 185395)