COUNSELOR GENETIC

 Stroobants Cardiology Center

  Full-Time (36+ hours)

  M-F 8-4

  Lynchburg, VA

  • Master's Degree
  • Genetic Counselor

    The Genetic Counselor is a member of a health care team and acts as a patient advocate as well as a genetic resource to physicians. The Genetic Counselor will provide information and support to families who have members with birth defects or genetic disorders and to families who may be at risk for a variety of inherited conditions. Identifies families at risk investigate the problems present in the family interpret information about the disorder analyze inheritance patterns and risks of recurrence and review available genetic testing options with the family.

    Master's degree in Genetic Counseling is required.  Board Certified by American Board of Genetic Counselors or board eligible and must obtain board certification within 1 year of hire date

    Analytical and Interpretive skills.

     

     


    PHYSICAL DEMANDS DISCLAIMER

    Job Description will be reviewed at time of interview.


    The physical demands outlined in the job description must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Some job positions require a Job Function Match test (physical demands test) in which the applicant must meet all physical demand requirements for the position.