Genetic Counselor - Norton Cancer Institute - Louisville, KY
February 8, 2018
Full Time - Entry Level
Norton Cancer Institute is currently recruiting genetic counselors to join its Genetic Counseling Services practice. This team provides genetic counseling and testing, cancer risk assessments and education to cancer patients and/or individuals with a family history of cancer at multiple Norton Healthcare locations in Louisville, Kentucky. In addition to providing genetic services for cancer, plans are in place to expand the Genetic Counseling Services practice to include prenatal, cardiovascular and pediatric genetic services. A strong network of referrals is in place through Norton Cancer Institute, which offers multidisciplinary cancer care across multiple specialists, and Norton Medical Group, which employs more than 900 primary and specialty care medical providers.
About the positions:
• Practice currently provides outpatient genetic counseling services to adult cancer patients and/or individuals with a family history of cancer
• Management opportunities exist for candidates interested in developing and growing a genetic counseling practice
• Future plans are in place to expand genetic services to multiple service lines
• Competitive compensation with potential sign-on bonus
• Electronic medical records system (Epic) integrated in 100 percent of Norton Healthcare practices
About Norton Cancer Institute:
Norton Cancer Institute’s mission is to blend comprehensive treatment and services with compassion, hope and healing for patients and their families. Through a multidisciplinary approach, its team of specialists offers patients the latest in treatments and technology focused on cancer prevention, diagnosis, care and survivorship across a broad range of specialties that include behavioral oncology, gynecologic oncology, hematology, neuro-oncology, oncologic dermatology, orthopedic oncology and radiation oncology. Norton Cancer Institute offers state-of-the-art medical, surgical and radiation therapies, including minimally invasive robotic surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery (Novalis Tx and TrueBeam STx) and advanced brachytherapy, such as MammoSite. Patients have access to groundbreaking research through its participation in dozens of innovative National Cancer Institute and industry-sponsored clinical trials. Extensive educational, physical and emotional support services, including support groups, seminars, art and music therapy, massage therapy, yoga and nutritional counseling are available through four Norton Cancer Institute Resource Centers. Norton Cancer Institute is designated by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer as the only accredited Integrated Network Cancer Program in Kentucky. More information is available at NortonCancerInstitute.com.
Requirements for these positions:
Master’s degree from a genetic counseling program accredited by the American Board of Genetic Counseling
American Board of Genetic Counseling eligible
Satisfactory completion of clinical rotations required for a master’s degree
Norton Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer M/F/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Internal Number: 6640
About Norton Healthcare
For 128 years, Norton Healthcare’s faith heritage has guided its mission to provide quality health care to all those it serves. Today, Norton Healthcare is a leader in serving adult and pediatric patients throughout Greater Louisville, Southern Indiana, the commonwealth of Kentucky and beyond. The hospital and health care system is the Louisville area’s third largest private employer, providing care at more than 140 locations throughout Greater Louisville and Southern Indiana. The Louisville-based not-for-profit system includes five Louisville hospitals with 1,837 licensed beds; seven outpatient centers; 12 Norton Immediate Care Centers; nearly 12,000 employees; more than 800 employed medical providers; and approximately 2,000 total physicians on its medical staff. In 2013 Norton Healthcare was named by Healthiest Employers as the seventh healthiest place to work in the country.
More information about Norton Healthcare is available at NortonHealthcare.com.