The Regional Perinatal Center (RPC) at Sacred Heart Hospital in beautiful Pensacola, Florida is seeking a full-time genetic counselor to join a busy, private perinatal group. Our office currently has one genetic counselor and 3 maternal fetal medicine physicians. RPC provides a great opportunity for prenatal counseling regarding fetal anomalies, prenatal testing (screening and diagnostic), preconception counseling, etc. RPC also has multiple outreach clinics ranging from Fort Walton Beach to Crestview, FL.
Sacred Heart Hospital works closely with the OB/GYN and Pediatric residents through the University of Florida, allowing for resident education. There are opportunities to be involved with community education as well.
Sacred Heart Hospital also offers an excellent compensation package.
Education & Experience
Master’s degree in Genetics/Genetic Counseling from ABGC-accredited genetic counseling training program
One year of experience in Genetic Counseling or related experience preferred. New graduates are also encouraged to apply and will be considered.
Licensure, Certification, and Registration
Board certified (or Board eligible) by the American Board of Genetic Counseling or American Board of Medical Genetics
Current Basic Life Support certification required. This can be completed upon hire.
Sacred Heart Health System is Northwest Florida's leading provider of high-quality health care to children and adults.
The hub of the Health System is the 566-bed Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola that includes the region's only facility specializing in the care of children -- the Studer Family Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart.
Major regional services based in Pensacola also include the ...Regional Heart and Vascular Institute, the area's leading Stroke Center, a Level II Trauma Center, a Cancer Center affiliated with MD Anderson Cancer Network, and a large regional network of 150 physicians with offices stretching from Foley, Ala. to Apalachicola, Fla.
In 2003, the Health System opened Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast, a 58-bed community hospital in Walton County, near Destin, Fla. Sacred Heart on the Emerald Coast that is rated among the top hospitals in the United States for patient satisfaction.
In March 2010, Sacred Heart Hospital on the Gulf, a 19-bed hospital, opened in Port St. Joe, Fla. and provides services to residents of Gulf and Franklin counties.
Sacred Heart is affiliated with Bay Medical Center in Panama City through a joint venture with LHP Hospital Group. In 2016, Sacred Heart formally joined with Providence Health System in Mobile, Ala., which like Sacred Heart, is a member of Ascension, the nation's largest Catholic, nonprofit health system. Ascension and Sacred Heart are committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable.