Genetic Counselor Opening on the Gulf Coast

Location
Mobile, Alabama (US)
Salary
Competitive Salary based upon Applicant
Posted
Apr 23, 2019
Closes
Jun 30, 2019
Hours
Full Time
Career Fair Category
Career Fair

Incumbent provides genetic counseling support for IH System. Provides genetic information to referring physicians and other healthcare professionals and coordinates genetic testing and results. Conducts patient evaluations, pedigree construction and interpretation and counseling.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Genetic Counseling program
  • Proven experience as a genetic counselor
  • Working knowledge of cancer genetics
  • Strong leadership and managerial skills
  • Well-developed interpersonal and writing skills
  • Working knowledge of regulations applicable to Oncology patients

Licensure/Registration/Certification:

  • Must obtain certification as Certified Genetic Counselor (CGC) by the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) within 24 months of hire date

Desired Qualifications:

  • 5 years of experience in cancer services