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Genetic Counselor

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
Galloway, NJ 08201
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    112968108
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AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


Galloway, NJ

POSITION SHIFT: Days

POSITION STATUS: Full-Time

REQ_NUM: 07-23365

Department: My Code

Hours Per Week 40

Holidays Required? No

Job Category: *All Full Time Jobs

Location: Galloway

Weekends Required? No


POSITION SUMMARY

This is an amazing opportunity to grow a new program while receiving excellent support from an established one; it is also a chance to work in a truly high risk, high need population of very appreciative patients. Come and join a supportive, exciting and growing department and organization. We have a lot of energy and a desire to be of service to our community and our patients. The connection with Geisinger is also a way to be a part of a much larger GC program while still building and maintaining a small, personal practice at AtlantiCare.

We offer:
  • An established and stable organization with a great reputation in the community
  • A rich benefits package that is very affordable
  • A caring, family atmosphere
  • A variety of opportunities for growth -- internal education, tuition reimbursement, fellowships, etc.

We would be willing to consider a recent graduate, but would also welcome someone who has training/experience as a genetic counselor familiar with perinatal and/or oncology genetic counseling.

The counselor will be located In Atlantic City, New Jersey with training through the world renowned genetic program at Geisinger in Danville, Pennsylvania (housing provided). On boarding will take place in Danville, Pennsylvania and training and mentorship will be provided by the Geisinger team in person and remotely as well as the AtlantiCare Genetic Counselor who is on site.

The genetic counselor will function independently within our MFM team 50% of the time and also work with our current counselor to help facilitate the MyCode project and participate in research for the other 50%. The MFM hours will take place both at our Mainland Hospital location and at the HealthPlex location.

This position reports to the Director of MyCode Research with a dotted line to the Clinical Director of the MFM practice.

The Genetic Counselor Health professional specializes in the areas of medical genetics and genetic counseling. This position focus on perinatal and/or oncology counseling.The Counselor works as a member of the health care and research team, by providing information and support to families who have members with birth defects or genetic disorders, to families who may be at risk for a variety of inherited conditions, and to individuals participating or considering participating in research.

This position serves as an educator and resources for other health care professionals and the general public. The Genetic Counselor also researches projects related to the field of medical genetics, genetic testing and genetic counseling.

This position supports organizational goals by providing quality customer service, participating in performance improvement efforts and demonstrating a commitment to team work and cooperation.

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION: Master's degree in Genetic Counseling required.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: Valid NJ driver's License required. American Board of Genetic Counseling eligibility/board certification required. New Jersey Licensure eligibility required.

EXPERIENCE: Institutional Review Board experience with Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative Certification preferred.

PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS

Demonstrates the technical competencies as established on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

This position requires desk/computer work a majority of the time. This position requires some standing and walking and occasional lifting up to 20 pounds required. The essential functions for this position are listed on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool.

Essential functions of this position are listed on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP

This position report to Department Leadership.

The above statement reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the position.

PI112968108

<b>AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center</b><br/><br/>All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.<br/><br/><br/>Galloway, NJ<br/><br/><b>POSITION SHIFT: </b>Days<br/><br/><b>POSITION STATUS: </b>Full-Time<br/><br/><b>REQ_NUM: </b>07-23365<br/><br/><b>Department: </b>My Code<br/><br/><b>Hours Per Week </b>40<br/><br/><b>Holidays Required? </b>No<br/><br/><b>Job Category: </b>*All Full Time Jobs<br/><br/><b>Location: </b>Galloway<br/><br/><b>Weekends Required? </b>No<br/><br/><br/><STRONG>POSITION SUMMARY</STRONG><br><br><STRONG>This is an amazing opportunity to grow a new program while receiving excellent support from an established one; it is also a chance to work in a truly high risk, high need population of very appreciative patients.</STRONG> <STRONG>Come and join a supportive, exciting and growing department and organization. We have a lot of energy and a desire to be of service to our community and our patients. The connection with Geisinger is also a way to be a part of a much larger GC program while still building and maintaining a small, personal practice at AtlantiCare.</STRONG><br><br>We offer:<br><UL><LI>An established and stable organization with a great reputation in the community</LI><LI>A rich benefits package that is very affordable</LI><LI>A caring, family atmosphere</LI><LI>A variety of opportunities for growth -- internal education, tuition reimbursement, fellowships, etc.</LI></UL><br>We would be willing to consider a recent graduate, but would also welcome someone who has training/experience as a genetic counselor familiar with perinatal and/or oncology genetic counseling.<br><br>The counselor will be located In Atlantic City, New Jersey with training through the world renowned genetic program at Geisinger in Danville, Pennsylvania (housing provided). On boarding will take place in Danville, Pennsylvania and training and mentorship will be provided by the Geisinger team in person and remotely as well as the AtlantiCare Genetic Counselor who is on site.<br><br>The genetic counselor will function independently within our MFM team 50% of the time and also work with our current counselor to help facilitate the MyCode project and participate in research for the other 50%. The MFM hours will take place both at our Mainland Hospital location and at the HealthPlex location.<br><br>This position reports to the Director of MyCode Research with a dotted line to the Clinical Director of the MFM practice.<br><br>The Genetic Counselor Health professional specializes in the areas of medical genetics and genetic counseling. This position focus on perinatal and/or oncology counseling.The Counselor works as a member of the health care and research team, by providing information and support to families who have members with birth defects or genetic disorders, to families who may be at risk for a variety of inherited conditions, and to individuals participating or considering participating in research. <br><br>This position serves as an educator and resources for other health care professionals and the general public. The Genetic Counselor also researches projects related to the field of medical genetics, genetic testing and genetic counseling. <br><br>This position supports organizational goals by providing quality customer service, participating in performance improvement efforts and demonstrating a commitment to team work and cooperation.<br><br><STRONG>QUALIFICATIONS</STRONG><br><br><STRONG>EDUCATION: </STRONG>Master's degree in Genetic Counseling required.<br><br><STRONG>LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: </STRONG>Valid NJ driver's License required. American Board of Genetic Counseling eligibility/board certification required. New Jersey Licensure eligibility required.<br><br><STRONG>EXPERIENCE: </STRONG>Institutional Review Board experience with Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative Certification preferred.<br><br><STRONG>PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS</STRONG><br><br>Demonstrates the technical competencies as established on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool.<br><br><STRONG>WORK ENVIRONMENT</STRONG><br><br>This position requires desk/computer work a majority of the time. This position requires some standing and walking and occasional lifting up to 20 pounds required. The essential functions for this position are listed on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool.<br><br>Essential functions of this position are listed on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool.<br><br><STRONG>REPORTING RELATIONSHIP</STRONG><br><br>This position report to Department Leadership.<br><br><STRONG>The above statement reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the position.</STRONG><br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/KMabx4iPOkDlfpG7iXmGN"> <p>PI112968108</p>

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