Norton Children’s Neuroscience Institute, a part of Norton Children’s Medical Group, represents one of the largest pediatric subspecialty groups in Kentucky. The division’s clinical team is led by 14 child neurologists , 14 nurse practitioners , 3 child neurology residents a year, social worker, and nurse navigators who evaluate and provide care for more than 14,000 affected children across Kentucky and Southern Indiana each year. We evaluate and treat children living with complex health conditions and diseases, ranging from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and cerebral palsy to epilepsy and Tourette syndrome. Our clinical care activities support improved health and quality of life, and educational opportunities for our young patients.
About the position
NORTON CHILDREN’S MEDICAL GROUP, AFFILIATED WITH THE UOFL SCHOOL OF MEDICINE, is seeking a genetic counselor to join Norton Children’s Neuroscience institute to further our mission of excellence in clinical care, research and community service.
The role of a genetic counselor is vital to and will participate in the following sub specialties and multi-disciplinary clinics:
Neuro-muscular disorders/ Muscular dystrophies
Tuberous sclerosis and Neuro fibromatosis
Why Norton Healthcare
Market share leader in the region
Strong support network of advanced practice providers, nurse navigators, educators and social workers
Strong continued investment in technology and physical spaces for improved patient care environments
Ranked on Becker’s Healthcare 150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare list in 2019
Recognized as one of America’s Best Employers for Women by Forbes (2018 and 2019)
Competitive benefit package including:
Medical Malpractice Insurance Coverage
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
Paid Time Off
Continuing Medical Education Offerings
Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
Screening Requirements: Drug Screen & Criminal Background Check
About Norton Healthcare
Norton Healthcare is a leader in serving adult and pediatric patients from throughout Greater Louisville, Southern Indiana, the commonwealth of Kentucky, and beyond. The not-for-profit hospital and health care system is Louisville’s fourth largest employer, with more than 16,700 employees. Five Louisville hospitals with 1,907 licensed beds provide inpatient and outpatient general care as well as specialty care including heart, neuroscience, cancer, orthopedic, women’s and pediatric services. A strong research program with more than 850 studies provides access to clinical trials in a multitude of areas. Learn more at NortonHealthcare.com
Norton Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Living in Louisville
While Louisville is probably best known for being the home of the Kentucky Derby, the city also combines a vibrant and affordable Midwestern lifestyle with an acclaimed arts community, a passion for sports and a wide array of spiritual, cultural and recreational options. Louisville is situated along the Ohio River and is home to 173 parks. The city also boasts one of the state’s finest educational systems, including 173 public schools, 104 private and parochial schools, and nearly 30 colleges and universities. Louisville was ranked No. 12 on U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 Top 25 Best Affordable Places to Live in the U.S. It has an abundance of housing options, from beautiful horse farms to contemporary downtown condos to convenient suburban communities. National Geographic named Louisville a top 10 food city in 2017 and listed it among the Best Cities in the U.S. in 2018. For four consecutive years (2015 to 2018), Louisville received a perfect 100 score on the Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.
Master’s degree from a genetic counseling program accredited by the American Board of Genetic Counseling
Licensed genetic counselor
Must obtain certified genetic counselor credential within 12 months of hire
Internal Number: 30611
About Norton Children's Medical Group, affiliated with the UofL School of Medicine
For 130 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 210 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; 13 Norton Immediate Care Centers; more than 13,000 employees; more than 750 employed medical providers; and approximately 2,000 total physicians on its medical staff. In 2015 Norton Healthcare was named by Healthiest Employers as the 11th healthiest place to work in the country.