Genetic Counselor Job Description
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We are seeking a compassionate and knowledgeable Genetic Counselor to join our healthcare team. As a Genetic Counselor, you will play a pivotal role in providing information and support to individuals and families who may be at risk for genetic disorders. If you have a passion for genetics, excellent communication skills, and a drive to empower patients with informed choices, we want you to contribute your expertise to our dynamic genetics counseling practice.
- Competitive compensation and opportunities for professional growth
- Supportive and collaborative healthcare team environment
- Comprehensive benefits package, including health and retirement plans
- Opportunities for continuing education and certifications
- Company-sponsored genetics counseling workshops and seminars
- Access to advanced genetic counseling tools and resources
- Assess patients’ risk for genetic disorders and diseases
- Educate patients about genetic testing and inheritance patterns
- Provide emotional support and guidance to patients and families
- Interpret and communicate genetic test results
- Collaborate with healthcare providers and medical professionals
- Stay updated with genetics research and advancements
- Master’s degree in Genetic Counseling or related field
- Board certification in Genetic Counseling
- Proven experience in genetic counseling or a related role
- Excellent communication and counseling skills
- Empathy and a patient-centered approach to counseling
- Ability to explain complex genetic concepts to non-experts
- Commitment to upholding ethical and professional standards in counseling