The Manager, Genetic Counseling will provide administrative and clinical practice leadership to and manages Genetic Counselors (anticipated to eventually be 20-25 GCs) throughout Seattle Children’s. In collaboration with the Director of Specialty Practice, the Division Chief of Genetic Medicine, and the Medical Directors of Clinical Genetics and Biochemical Genetics, the GC Manager participates in developing structured GC associated metrics for assessing outcomes of GC care and quality of care metrics; ensuring that GCs meet various state and federal regulatory agency requirements, and ensuring that GCs participate in cost-savings and revenue-generating practices.
Develops, revises and administers operating policies, procedures and standards for the program/unit. The GC Manager will work with the Division and Hospital leadership on strategic planning, program growth including partnering with other service lines, research involvement, and involvement in the UW Genetic Counseling Training program. In addition to oversight responsibilities, the position provides direct clinical services.
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Required Education/Experience: - Master of Science in Genetic Counseling. - Seven (7) plus years of Genetic Counselor experience - Three (3) plus years of Genetic Counselor supervisory experience
Required Credentials: - Washington State Licensure as a Genetic Counselor - Board certified by the American Board of Genetic Counseling or American Board of Medical Genetics. - Fulfill the expectations for a Genetic Counselor as outlined by the American Board of Genetic Counseling
Preferred: - Experience in pediatric genetics or equivalent work. - Experience working in an ambulatory department of a hospital or medical center - Experience working in a pediatric setting - Experience working in an academic medical center - Experience managing a culturally diverse staff - Experience with health billing and reimbursement systems
Internal Number: 2020-36715
About Seattle Children's Hospital
We fight relentlessly to make sure there’s no such thing as “out of options” and to make sure kids who “didn't have a chance” can have the childhoods they deserve. At Seattle Children’s, we’re united by a compelling mission: We provide hope, care and cures to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible.
Together, we deliver superior patient care, advance new discoveries and treatments through pediatric research and serve as the pediatric and adolescent academic medical center for Washington, Alaska, Montana and Idaho – the largest region of any children’s hospital in the country.
n 2020, U.S. News & World Report named Seattle Children’s among the nation’s best children’s hospitals. We are honored to be recognized as one of the nation’s very best places to care for children, out of nearly 200 pediatric hospitals evaluated in 2020. U.S. News & World Report has recognized Seattle Children’s as a top children’s hospital every year since it began ranking medical facilities more than 25 years ago.
For more than 100 years, Seattle Children’s Hospital has specialized in meeting the unique physical, emotional and developmental needs of children from infan...cy through young adulthood.
Through the collaboration of physicians in nearly 60 pediatric subspecialties, we provide inpatient, outpatient, diagnostic, surgical, rehabilitative, behavioral, emergency and outreach services – regardless of a family’s ability to pay.
At the forefront of pediatric medical research, Seattle Children’s Research Institute is working to cure childhood disease in partnership with Seattle Children’s Hospital and Seattle Children’s Hospital and Research Foundation. The institute consists of nine major centers, and is internationally recognized for its work in cancer, genetics, immunology, pathology, infectious disease, injury prevention and bioethics.