Carle Foundation Hospital and Carle Physician Group are looking for additional Genetic Counselors for our Pediatrics, Maternal Fetal Medicine, and Cancer Center departments.
Provides genetic counseling to patients and families regarding genetic risk, diagnosis, and testing. Document all patient interaction, significant observations, interventions, and actions taken in the patient record. Serves as a clinical resource and effectively shares clinical expertise with staff, students, and community in both formal and informal teaching sessions. Opportunities to participate in research, publication, and developing and growing subspeciality clinics are available.
Masters degree from an American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) required. Accredited genetic counseling training program or equivalent.
Certification or eligibility for certification by the ABGC or the American Board of Medical Genetics (ABMG) required. Illinois state licensure of ability to obtain Illinois state licensure required.
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Carle is the leading healthcare system in east central Illinois serving a patient base of more than 1.5 million.The 393-bed regional hospital is home to a Primary Stroke Center, accredited Chest Pain Center, Level III Perinatal Services and the area's only Level I Trauma Center. Carle Physician Group, the outpatient practice serving nearly 170,000 unique patients annually, is comprised of more than 400 physicians dedicated to providing patient-focused care in 80 specialties located in 14 communities across central Illinois. Carle Heart and Vascular Institute, Carle Neuroscience Institute (including Spine Institute), Digestive Health Institute, Carle Cancer Center and Mills Breast Cancer Institute, bring additional advanced diagnostic and treatment options.Carle Foundation Hospital has achieved Magnet® designation, the nation's highest honor for nursing care and was the recipient of Healthgrades 'America's 100 Best' Award™ in 2015.Join our team of experts in a family-friendly Big Ten university city centrally located to Chicago, Indianapolis and St. Louis.