Sanford Health Genetic Counselor - Imagenetics Research - Imagenetics in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Genetic Counselor - Imagenetics Research | Imagenetics | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Department : Imagenetics

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Provides genetic counseling to individuals and families at risk for hereditary disorders; supports patients and families dealing with emotional and psychological problems related to disorder. Gathers patient information such as historical records and family health conditions for medical assessment. Assesses recurrence risks and recommends medical or genetic testing based on analysis of the risk, benefit, and cost. Educates patients and health professionals about genetic disorders; ensures appropriate patient referral and care. Reviews implications with the patient and provides crisis intervention regarding unexpected genetic conditions.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

Monday - Friday; 8-5pm. May need to work evenings and weekends, as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS

Currently licensed or has a temporary license with the applicable State Board of Medicine and/or possess multistate licensure privileges. Must be board eligible for certification upon hire with board certification obtained from the ABGC-American Board of Genetic Counseling or the American Board of Medical Genetics within 5 years of graduating from a Genetic Counselor program accredited by the ABGC-American Board of Genetic Counseling. Must have a minimum of a Masters degree in Medical Genetics from a genetic counseling program accredited by the American Board of Genetic Counseling.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Clinical Care

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req4855