The Genetic Counselor will assist in the communication and clarification of genetic test results to physicians, genetic counselors, and other clinicians. The Genetic Counselor will collaborate with laboratory staff and molecular geneticists on case processing, case review, and the development of new tests. This position will be located on site in Marshfield, WI.
Provide quality service and maintain effective relationships with genetic counselors, physicians, and other medical professionals at healthcare institutions
Assist in the communication and clarification of genetic test results to genetic counselors and other clinicians and respond to their inquiries
Provide clinical expertise to laboratory staff and molecular geneticists with accessioning inquiries, test order modifications, results interpretation, and new test development
Contribute to marketing and business development by assisting in writing of marketing materials and website content, promoting the company at scientific meetings and industry conferences, and networking with other genetic counselors
Master’s Degree in Genetic Counseling or equivalent
ACMG Board Certified or Board Eligible
Experience in a clinical setting or relevant experience in a clinical testing laboratory is preferred
Comprehensive health, dental, disability and life insurance
401k and profit-sharing plan
Paid holidays and generous vacation time
An employee fitness incentive plan
Innovative and cutting edge company culture
Based in Marshfield, Wisconsin – ranked fifth best place to live and raise a family in America (2010-Forbes.com)
Outstanding public schools and continuous educational opportunities
Affordable housing and world-class health care facilities: Marshfield Medical Research Foundation and Marshfield Clinic
Application Deadline: Friday March 30, 2018
PreventionGenetics is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Internal Number: 150
Founded in 2004, PreventionGenetics is a CAP and CLIA accredited laboratory that provides diagnostic services for genetic conditions. We offer clinical Sanger sequencing, Deletion/Duplication testing, NextGen Sequencing and DNA Banking services for the medical and research communities both nationally and internationally.
PreventionGenetics has come to be recognized as a leader in providing quality laboratory services and has earned a solid reputation based on the knowledge, integrity and professionalism of our team. This growth allows us to continue to expand the number of tests we offer, introduce new technologies and increase
the efficiency of our processes. Our staff of highly knowledgeable Geneticists and Genetic Counselors are dedicated to providing the highest level of service.