Ascension Health Certified Genetic Counselor / Perinatal / FT in Pensacola, Florida

Job ID: 220359

Certified Genetic Counselor / Perinatal / FT

Pensacola, Florida

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Genetic Counselor

City, State: Pensacola,FL

Location: Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola

Department: Mat Fetal Medicine Support

Additional Job Details: FT Days

Marketing Statement

Thank you for your interest in Northwest Florida’s leading health care provider – Sacred Heart Health System.

Northwest Florida is a growing, family-oriented community, offering a mild climate, year-round recreational opportunities and beautiful sugar-white beaches along the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

As part of Ascension – the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system – Sacred Heart offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Our associates consistently give high ratings to their workplace engagement and leadership’s support for their well-being.

Sacred Heart was founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1915. While our technology has improved dramatically and the buildings have grown and expanded, our commitment to the mission remains steadfast: to provide excellent health care to all people, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable. For our more than 100-year history, we have been blessed with talented associates who believe in our mission and are dedicated to serving our patients and families.

Sacred Heart Health System includes hospital campuses in Pensacola, Miramar Beach and Port St. Joe, Florida, as well as The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart – Northwest Florida’s only children’s hospital – and Sacred Heart Medical Group, the largest network of primary care and specialty physicians in Northwest Florida. In affiliation with the University of Florida, Sacred Heart offers the region’s only kidney transplant program, as well as physician residency programs to train the next generation of doctors in internal medicine, pediatrics and obstetrics/gynecology.

To learn more about Sacred Heart Health System, visit www.sacred-heart.org .

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Genetic Counselor assesses, plans, implements and evaluates educational activities for the genetic counseling program.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with nurse managers and staff to assess the learning needs and competencies of staff.

  • Develops, implements and evaluates educational plans/programs and utilizes methods, measurements and tools to evaluate achievement of learning goals.

  • Serves as a resource for staff in areas of program development, clinical practice, and professional development.

  • Participates in the coordination and continuity of orientation programs, including preceptor programs.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Certified Counselor specializing in Genetics credentialed from the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Drivers License credentialed from the Florida Bureau of Motor Vehicles obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Master's Degree in Genetics or Genetic Counseling required

Work Experience:

  • One year of experience as a Genetic Counselor is required to work PRN

How To Apply

If you are interested in joining the Sacred Heart Health System Team, please apply by completing an online application.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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