This is a remote position with wonderful benefits including company paid employee Medical insurance.
InformedDNA® is seeking experienced, board-certified genetic counselors to join our clinical team.
We are currently seeking genetic counselors with experience in oncology genetics, particularly those with the ability to cross cover multiple specialties. This clinical position offers the flexibility of working remotely while still providing direct patient care.
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Clinical genetic counselors use cutting edge technology to deliver telephone- and web-based genetic counseling at a time and place that is convenient to patients and their family members.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Collect and/or review personal and family health history
perform expert genetic risk assessment
provide patient education/counseling/support
document patient encounters
generate correspondence to patients and providers
guide genetic test facilitation in accordance with patient’s health plan benefits
act as a resource for referring physicians
Participation in the Employee Bonus Plan tied to the 2019 metrics and goals to be established collaboratively with your manager
Signing bonus of 10,000 stock options
Participation in the retirement savings plan (Simple IRA), which includes a dollar-for-dollar match up to 3% of your salary – No vesting period
Participation in InformedDNA’s health and wellness program, with the company contributing 100% (employee) of your medical insurance costs. -starting: The 1st of the month after your start date –
18 days paid time off (PTO)
A floating holiday for your use during the year
A wellness day for your use during the year
8 Company paid holidays a year
Company Paid Life Insurance at 1 x your Salary
$1000 stipend for education
Candidates for this position must hold a Master’s degree in Genetic Counseling or Human Genetics
Be a certified Diplomate of the American Board of Genetic Counseling or American Board of Medical Genetics
A minimum of 3 years experience as a clinical genetic counselor is required
Self-directed, able to work with limited direct supervision
Above average IT skills, familiar with data management and quality control
Well organized and self-motivated, focused on creating opportunity; Work well in an evolving and lightly structured environment
Experience complying with state and federal regulations
Quickly adaptive to change
Knowledge of quality standards and how to apply/implement/interpret for the clinical setting
Compassionate and empathetic
Effective tele-communications skills, excellent communications skills (oral and written)
Ability to handle multiple, unrelated tasks in a high pressure environment; Well organized and efficient.
Ability to make decisions, even if requires taking risks
Ability to maintain balance between life and work
Internal Number: GC3
InformedDNA's nationwide network provides multiple opportunities to work with healthcare thought leaders and accomplished genetics professionals. Our deep bench of genetics experts have specialized training in oncology, neurology, cardiology, ophthalmology, reproductive genetics, pharmacogenetics, and genomics as well as rare pediatric and adult hereditary conditions. InformedDNA's leadership team includes NIH-funded investigators, and we have published and/or presented our innovative work at the American College of Medical Genetics, Commission on Cancer, Institute of Medicine, National Consortium of Breast Centers, Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine, Alliance of Community Health Plans, TEDMED and the URAC Quality Summit, among many others. Our virtual environment has allowed us to handpick and recruit the best talent, regardless of location.InformedDNA strives to provide an optimal work setting that helps staff meet their personal and professional goals. The virtual environment allows our genetic counselors autonomy and increased job flexibility without commute-associated expenses, while retaining daily professional interactions with patients, healthcare providers and colleagues.