Providence Health & Services Genetics Counselor - Pediatric/Adult Cancer in Spokane, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Genetics Counselor (Pediatric/Adult Cancer, Full Time) to Providence Medical Group in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Coordinate all aspects of clinical genetic counseling, case management, and follow up.

  • Provide genetic education, assessment of risks and psychosocial status, immediate and ongoing support for families, discussion of testing options with consideration of financial aspects, coordination of testing, interpretation of laboratory results, communication of findings, and appropriate clinical documentation.

  • Participate in a general genetics with a primary focus on adult and pediatric genetics with opportunities for involvement in cardiology, neurology and prenatal genetic counseling.

  • Work closely with a team consisting of medical geneticists, genetic counselors, and support staff.

  • Coordinates and oversees clinical activities and service to ensure appropriate, quality and efficient service is delivered to patients and the medical community. Maintains open lines of communication with referring physicians, laboratories, consultants etc.

  • May perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduation from an Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling accredited program

  • Current Washington State Genetic Counselor license or ability to obtain Washington State licensure

  • Current certification or eligibility of certification by the American Board of Medical Genetics or the American Board of Genetic Counseling

  • Must be approved for Medicaid reimbursement, maintain privileges at local hospitals and maintain licensure/certifications

About the clinic you will serve.

Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve eastern Washington in clinic locations. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Clinics/Medical Group

Location: Washington-Spokane

Req ID: 192468