Genetic Counselor FT Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/28/2021

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Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Date Posted:
    11/28/2021
  • Job ID:
    21029378
  • Job Family
    Oncology
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description

Genetic Counselor AdventHealth Orlando

Location Address: 601 E Rollins St, Orlando, FL 32803

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Orlando

  • Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando
  • serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America
  • AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country
  • We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year 

 

Work Hours/Shift:

  • Full Time, Days 

 

You Will Be Responsible For:   

  • Demonstrates, through behavior, AdventHealth’s core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship, and Teamwork
  • Provide on-site genetic counseling; including follow-up for individuals and families in accordance to National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) genetic/familial high-risk assessment guidelines and risk reduction guidelines. 
  • Develop, plan and implement evidence-based strategies that increase the quality of care and ensure compliance with all regulatory guidelines; including those set forth by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer and NCCN.
  • Provide input in the establishment of processes/policies for both the clinical and operational components of the program addressing issues including client pathway, client scheduling/registration, documentation/client chart/ needed forms, billing and insurance, laboratory testing/charging/, scenarios requiring physician orders and physician expectations including follow up communication.
  • Support efforts in the continual development of Genetics Counseling Program presence; develop a referral base.  
  • Refer client to appropriate support resources
  • Track and monitor program progress/activity.
  • Pursue on an ongoing basis funding sources for underserved patients.
  • Remain current with NCCN guidelines related to cancer genetic counseling and testing.
  • Develop working relationships to maximize program’s effectiveness and facilitate problem resolution across departmental, campus and physician/provider line
Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

• Master of Science Degree in Genetic Counseling

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

• Prior experience as a Genetic Counselor

• Experience in developing a genetic counseling program

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

• N/A

     LICENSURE OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:

• Board Eligible/Board Certified by the American Board of Genetic Counseling or American Board of Medical Genetics in Genetic Counseling


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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