This position offers a unique opportunity for a Genetic Counselor to become involved in the implementation of laboratory genetic consultation service in the Clinical Genomics Laboratory. The selected candidate will closely work with laboratory medical directors and other laboratory personnel, and provide information and technical support to the clients.
Family-Centered care that focuses on the need of the child first and values the family as an important member of the care team
Excellence in clinical care, service and communication
Collaborative within our institution and with others who share our mission and goals
Leadership that set the standard for pediatric health care today and innovations of the future
Accountability to our patients, community and each other for providing the best in the most cost-effective way.
Assists the Medical Directors with interpretation of genetic test results and writing reports.
Guides the physicians/clients in identifying appropriate testing approach based on their patients` clinical and family history.
Communicates genetic test results to the physicians/clients.
Provides education on genetic topics to the physicians and laboratory staff.
Performs miscellaneous job related duties as requested.
Master`s degree in Genetic Counseling (Required)
2 or more years of experience in genetic counseling (Required)
Familiarity with best practices in laboratory genetic testing and their clinical utilization (Required)
Certification by the American Board of Genetic Counseling (Preferred)
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 464461
About Phoenix Children's Hospital
Phoenix Children’s has provided hope, healing and the best healthcare for children since its creation in 1983. With a medical staff of nearly 1,000 specialists, Phoenix Children’s is one of the largest pediatric healthcare systems in the country, and the most comprehensive children's care facility in the state. We provide inpatient, outpatient, trauma and emergency care across more than 75 subspecialties.