Laboratory Corporation of America Genetic Counselor - Lab Based in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Integrated Genetics has a great opportunity for a lab based Genetic Counselor in Santa Fe, NM. This is a position perfect for an organized, thorough, energetic Board Certified / Active Status for ABGC genetic counselor who is interested in genetics, client services, laboratory operations and business. The Genetic Counselor will consult and coordinate with clients and laboratory personnel regarding tests performed by Integrated Genetics and reference laboratories.
Relocation assistance may be available.
Provide subject matter expertise about genetic testing for clients regarding test selection, test performance, and laboratory processes
Review incoming specimens to ensure that appropriate testing has been ordered and that essential information about the patient has been provided
Coordinate prenatal testing for clients including specimen management, send-out and reporting of results
Communicate abnormal test results to health care professionals and provide recommendations for appropriate follow-up
Provide active guidance to clients, lab support staff and sales team through ongoing informal education, case conference presentations, and client in-services
Collaborate on publications and other projects as opportunities arise
MS in Human Genetics/Genetic Counseling
Board certified or active status for ABGC
Eligible for New Mexico GC License (to be obtained for out of state candidates)
Excellent communication skills, flexibility, and the ability to multi-task are essential
1st Shift-Monday-Friday, with rotating Saturdays
As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.