Are you a genetic counselor? Do you actively enjoy prenatal medicine, or think you might some day? Interested in working with great team of progressive, thoughtful people? Are you ready for an incredible adventure in the heart of Virginia?
Then this is the job you've been looking for!
The Maternal Fetal Medicine Department of Carilion Clinic is seeking a full-time Genetic Counselor to join our dedicated clinical team to provide comprehensive prenatal genetic services to the region of western Virginia. Our office currently has one awesome genetic counselor, three fantastic maternal fetal medicine physicians, two highly skilled sonographers, and wonderful, dedicated support staff. Each clinician has an office (with a window!) in our clinic, one block from downtown Roanoke. And if our enthusiasm isn't enough, Carilion Clinic also offers a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package including pension, professional meeting/membership reimbursement, and relocation assistance.
Our patient population and clinical indications for referral are diverse and will provide the successful candidate with broad exposure to rare genetic disorders and ultrasound findings. As a tertiary care medical center, Carilion Clinic has the third largest Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in the state with a number of obstetric and pediatric subspecialists. Our MFM department collaborates closely with other specialties to ensure the best level of care for our patients and their families.
The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine (VTCSOM), on the Carilion campus in Roanoke, also provides the opportunity for academic appointment. Through our affiliations with VTCSOM and Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM), there are numerous teaching opportunities to residents, medical students, and other medical professionals.
Roanoke is the largest municipality in southwest Virginia, located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. With stunning natural beauty and exceptional amenities, our city has a healthy local economy, a vibrant greater downtown, strong neighborhoods, and offers quality services to its citizens and visitors. Roanoke has been named an All-America City seven times and recognized as One of America's Most Livable Communities. In addition, Roanoke is a Certified Crime Prevention Community, a Bicycle Friendly Community, and has been a top-ranked Digital City since 2001.
Every day at Carilion Clinic, our employees come together to inspire better health in our patients, their families and our communities. Explore how you can be a part of this diverse, innovative and interdisciplinary patient-centered team, and find out how you can make a difference in the lives of others.
As an employee, you can take advantage of our competitive pay, various scheduling options, continuing education opportunities and excellent benefits.
Based in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic includes multi-specialty physician practices, seven not-for-profit hospitals and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute in partnership with Virginia Tech.
Service Excellence and Quality are hallmarks of Carilion Clinic. As a team member, you will be expected to consistently deliver the best in care and customer service. As an employee, you will demonstrate respect, dignity, kindness and empathy in each encounter with our patients, families, visitors and with each other.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.
Strong genetic counseling and interpersonal skills, intellectual interest, and motivation to work independently
Master's Degree from an accredited genetic counseling training program
Board certified or eligible by the American Board of Genetic Counseling
Currently licensed or eligible for licensure in genetic counseling by the Virginia Department of Health
Starry-eyed and enthusiastic new graduates are welcome to apply! Clinical experience preferred.