The Queen’s Medical Center is seeking a Genetic Counselor to work with the Cancer Center Team to provide cancer risk assessment for patients referred due to a personal or family history suggestive of a hereditary cancer syndrome. Queen’s Genetic Counselors play a significant role in perpetuating our culture of passion and dedication through the Queen Emma Way.
Level 1 Trauma Center: The Queen’s Medical Center is verified by the American College of Surgeons and designated by the Department of Health as Hawaii’s first and only Level 1 Trauma Center.
US News & World Report’s Best Hospitals Survey, 2017 – 2018: Queen’s Medical Center is the only hospital in Hawaii to be nationally ranked.
Employee-centered: Queen’s offers generous compensation and benefits package that includes a pension plan and a 401(k) program with an employer match.
Successful candidates will be responsible for the following:
Clinical care, attendance and participation at tumor boards, Cancer Committee, and Breast Program Leadership Committee.
Coordination of various projects, facilitating a BRCA positive support group, and providing lectures as requested.
Working closely with the other Genetic Counselor, physicians (surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, gynecologists, internal medicine specialists, etc) and other oncology support services team members (patient navigation, survivorship, clinical trials, etc.).
Master’s degree in genetic counseling from an accredited program
Certification by the American Board of Medical Genetics or the American Board of Genetic Counseling
Current BLS certification
Minimum two years of experience in the field of genetics preferred