Aurora Health Care in Eastern Wisconsin has an opening for a 1.0 FTE genetic counselor. This position is approximately 50% prenatal genetics and 50% cancer genetics. Applicant will see prenatal patients in collaboration with maternal fetal medicine and will have the unique opportunity to participate in the Hereditary Cancer Prevention and Management clinic. This clinic is a collaborative effort between the system-wide Genomic Medicine program and the Medical Oncology department and also interacts with the City of Hope Cancer Screening and Prevention Program. The purpose of the HCPMC is to establish medical management, coordination of care and follow up for families with multi-organ cancer risks due to hereditary cancer syndromes.
Applicant will join 10 genetic counselors and who see prenatal patients and/or adult hereditary disease patients throughout the healthcare system. In addition to clinical genetics work, the position includes program development, genetic counseling student supervision, community education, media presentations and philanthropic endeavors.
At Aurora Health Care we believe that each of us can use our knowledge, experience and creativity to find better ways of providing patient centered care. We’re a non-profit organization with a clear vision. Our strength stems from teamwork and collaboration among a talented and diverse group of professionals. Imagine a workplace where you are valued for Finding Better Ways and are offered flexibility, mobility and growth through a wide range of career options. With Aurora you'll find a diverse and comprehensive blend of benefits designed to make your life better both inside and outside of the workplace
Master's degree in genetics/genetic counseling for an ABGC/ACGC accredited program. Ability to work autonomously. Desire to participate in program development. Both entry level and experienced genetic counselors are welcome to apply
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: competitive salary
sign on bonus
assistance with relocation costs
funding for annual society and SIG dues, maintenance fees, educational conferences (including travel) and CEUs
Aurora Health Care is an integrated not-for-profit health care provider serving communities throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois.
At Aurora, we believe that coordinated care is better care. Our patients enjoy a comprehensive array of health care resources and access points depending on their individual needs. From primary and specialty care to hospitals, pharmacies, lab and home c...are, we've developed a model of care that improves quality, makes care more efficient and affordable, and enhances every patient's health care experience.