Genetic Counseling Program Coordinator, Cancer Services, Full-Time

Patient Care Bellevue, Washington


Description

Licensed Genetic Counselor - Program Coordination

Be part of Overlake's commitment to provide top quality cancer care for our community in our new state-of-the art cancer center.  Learn more about our Cancer Center here.

Functions as part of a multidisciplinary team focused on the medical specialty of genetics with additional clinic, administrative, and/or research responsibilities. Support program development and growth of a comprehensive, high quality genetic counseling program. Provide pre- and post- testing support for genetic testing. Collect appropriate clinical and family information from clients necessary for scheduling of appropriate tests, proper interpretation of tests results and preparation of final reports. Serves as a consultant to facility and non-facility physicians, genetic counselors, and geneticists regarding highly specialized genetic testing and follow-up. Serves as a liaison between administration, laboratory and clinical staff. Help facilitate effective, efficient communication with clinical personnel to be able to deliver timely, appropriate care to our patients.

Benefits

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Generous PTO
  • Medical, dental, vision
  • 2 part retirement plan including matching
  • Long term disability
  • Flex spending
  • Extended illness banked hours
  • Free parking
  • Employee Assistance program
  • Professional development

Just a few of our employee perks

  • Free public transportation pass (ORCA www.orcacard.com)
  • Cell phone plan discounts
  • Discounted Mariners and Sounders tickets
  • Computer discounts
  • Discounted lift tickets
  • Discounted movie tickets
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Free Seattle Art Museum passes
  • And much more

Qualifications

  • Education:  Minimum of Master's Degree in genetic counseling from the Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling (ACGC) is required.

  • Professional Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current Washington State Genetic Counseling License (GT) is required.  Board certification as a genetic counselor also required. 

  • Experience:  Minimum 3 years of experience as a genetic counselor required with five years of experience preferred.  Previous experience with genetic counseling program development is preferred.


Overlake community

At Overlake, we believe exceptional patient care comes naturally when our staff feels respected, valued, and cared for. So we've cultivated a culture that feels like a community. In fact, we're more like a great big family. Our people will always be there for you. Our supportive environment and team of passionate professionals have earned the hospital its reputation as a healthcare leader in the region. We are truly committed to providing compassionate, high-quality patient care in a progressive and collaborative environment.

Applications now being accepted for those individuals committed to providing EXCELLENCE to our GROWING Eastside Community.

Overlake Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer