Genetic Counselor -Remote
Deerfield Beach, FL · Job ID: 9530 · · Industry: Molecular
Lighthouse Lab Services is looking for a Genetic Counselor for an expanding reference laboratory in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.The Laboratory Genetic Counselor is responsible for providing genetic information and genetic education for individual patients, families, and physicians.
-Interpret laboratory results and prior experience with Agilent Alissa, Fabric Genomics Opal, and/or PerianDx CGW
-Interview patients and obtain comprehensive medical and family histories
-Review testing options risks, benefits, and limitations with patients and families
-Identify patients and/or families at risk for specific cancer and other disorders
-Communicate findings to patients or physicians
-Provide information on complex genetic concepts to patients and referring physicians through detailed consultation reports
-Determine optimal patient care plans based on the genetic findings
-Counsel patients and family members on the inherited condition
- Certification by the American Board of Genetic Counseling
- Master’s degree or PhD in genetic counseling or genetics
- Use of genetic analysis platforms (Agilent Alissa, Fabric Genomics Opal, or PerianDx CGW)
- Paid Time Off (PTO)
- Group health Insurance
$70K- 90K (based on experience)
At Lighthouse Lab Services, we offer solutions to help start, grow, and run clinical laboratories. Our recruiting team has over 14 years of proven success placing job seekers in positions ranging from entry level Medical Technologists to seasoned Laboratory Directors. We recruit nationwide, for permanent and travel positions with clients ranging from small hospitals to large reference laboratories.
It is the policy of Lighthouse Lab Services to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Lighthouse Lab Services is committed to working and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals of all abilities, including persons with disabilities. If at any time during the application process, you need an accommodation, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
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