Genetic Counselor - Neurology Clinic
Job ID: R0032591 | Advance Practice Provider | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
Under indirect supervision, provides genetic education, counseling and psychological support to patients and their family members who may be at risk for a variety of genetic conditions. Identifies families at risk, assesses risks, interprets information about the disease, analyzes inheritance patterns, reviews testing options, facilitates DNA/genetic testing, interprets genetic test results and reviews available medical management options for discussion with treating physician.
  • Provides genetic consultation to patient and/or family regarding inherited cancer predisposition.
  • Facilitates DNA testing.
  • Discloses and interprets DNA testing results.
  • Maintains appropriate documentation at all times.
  • Works comfortably cooperatively and professionally as a member of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Maintains current body of knowledge.
  • Maintains professional standards.

In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $69,201.60 - $110,718.40 Annually

  • Education: Master's degree in genetic counseling required.
  • Experience: None required.
  • Licensure: Certified by the American Board of Genetic Counseling or eligible. Certification required within 12 months of hire date. Licensed to practice genetic counseling in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of desktop computers. The job does occasionally require traveling some distance to attend meetings and programs.

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