About WakeMed: Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is the leading provider of health services in Wake County. With a mission to improve the health and well-being of our community, we are committed to providing outstanding and compassionate care. For more information, visit www.wakemed.org.
Position Information: The Prenatal Genetic Counselor in Maternal Fetal Medicine practice cares for women referred for the full scope of preconception and pregnancy related genetic indications. Primary responsibilities include providing prenatal genetic counseling services in two office locations, determining optimal prenatal genetic testing strategies and timely reporting of genetic test results, coordinating the care of pregnancies with identified anomalies/genetic conditions, and supporting a growing referral base. Opportunity for participation in education through conferences, lectures, teaching and supervision of graduate students, PA students, and medical students is available. Expected to have a passion for clinical care, a flexible attitude, the ability to work both independently and with a multidisciplinary team including obstetric and pediatric specialists, and a willingness to help drive division and hospital goals forward in providing prenatal genetic care to the women of Wake County. Excellent organization and communication skills, the ability to build positive working relationships and commitment to best practices are key attributes. Must stay abreast of rapidly expanding prenatal genetic testing options through continuing education. *Supplemental positions are not eligible for benefits*
Experience Requirements: Minimum 1 - 3 years of experience required
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.