Baptist Health South Florida / Miami Cancer Institute
March 6, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Miami Cancer Institute at Baptist Health
Baptist Health South Florida is the region’s largest not-for-profit healthcare organization with more than 18,000 employees working across ten hospital campuses and more than 50 outpatient facilities throughout Miami-Dade, Monroe, Broward, and Palm Beach counties. In 2016 we welcomed the newest weapon in the fight against cancer, the world-class Miami Cancer Institute and proton therapy center. Everything we do at Baptist Health, we do to the best of our ability. That includes supporting our team with extensive training programs, millions of dollars in tuition assistance, comprehensive benefits and more. Working within our award-winning culture means getting the respect and support you need to do your best work ever!
In this position, you will be responsible for the delivery of services and resources for the genetic counseling evaluation and follow-up of individuals and family members suspected to have an inherited predisposition to cancer. Duties include:
Collects patient’s family history and appropriate clinical information.
Facilitates genetic testing and evaluates and interprets results
Formulates strategies for individuals to cope with and manage cancer risk and provides pre and post testing support to patient
Prepares detailed report to patient and referring physician.
Provides risk appropriate management guidelines to physicians and education to healthcare providers about hereditary cancer syndromes.
Masters degree, or matriculating, in Genetic Counseling from a genetic counseling program accredited by the American Board of Genetic Counseling.
Must be board eligible.
Previous experience in genetic counseling.
Familiarity with cancer genetics and molecular diagnoses.
Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.
Baptist Health South Florida is once again one of the 2017 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For! This is the 17th time Baptist Health has been named to the prestigious list and is the only healthcare provider in the state to be ranked. Find out why this is the best place to be your best.
About Baptist Health South Florida / Miami Cancer Institute
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Baptist Health South Florida is a community of people who care for one another, and who help each other excel so that everyone achieves his or her personal best. But what is it that makes Baptist Health South Florida so distinctive and unique among other healthcare organizations? Quite simply, it’s our commitment to putting quality first in everything we do. At Baptist Health, we work together to create a level of quality that could only be accomplished with a dedicated, collaborative team.
We are once again one of the 2018 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For. This is the 18th time Baptist Health has been named to the prestigious list and is the only healthcare provider in the state to be ranked. This recognition is based on employee ratings of their workplace culture, including the level of trust they feel towards leaders, the pride they take in their jobs and the camaraderie they experience with co-workers.