Regions Hospital’s Medical Laboratory is currently seeking a professional Genetic Counselor to join our team. Our ideal candidate will be a self-directed, patient-focused team player with perinatal genetic counseling experience. The position is primarily located at the HealthPartners St. Paul Clinic (Wabasha Street) location but may require travel to other sites in the HealthPartners system. Maternal-Fetal Medicine is a new and growing program offered at HealthPartners, so this person has the opportunity to establish genetic counselling services for a team of three perinatology providers. As a member of our maternal-fetal medicine specialists, you will support and care for the most complex pregnancies.
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As a member of the team, you will:
Support the mission, vision, and values of the HealthPartners system of care and comply with relevant policies and procedures of the organization
Provide clinical services and expertise related to Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Support the team by providing information, guidance, and technical support related to genetics/genetic testing
Support prenatal screening and testing, prior authorization for testing, coordinating test orders and tracking specimens, interpreting and disclosing test results
Serve as an educator and resource for healthcare professionals as well as the general public
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
Education: Master of Science (M.S.) degree in Genetic Counseling from an accredited graduate program
Licensure/Registration/ Certification: Board-certified/eligible by the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) or American Board of Medical Genetics (ABMG)
Licensed/eligible for licensure as a Genetic Counselor by the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice (MBMP)
Experience: At least one year of experience in genetic counseling.
Internal Number: 58686
About Regions Hospital
Regions Hospital is part of HealthPartners, the largest consumer-governed, nonprofit health care organization in the nation with a mission to improve health and well-being in partnership with members, patients and the community. Regions Hospital is a Level I Trauma Center serving adults and children in Minnesota and western Wisconsin for more than 140 years. As a private, nonprofit teaching hospital, Regions Hospital provides outstanding care in women’s health, cardiology, oncology, surgery, orthopaedics, neuroscience, burn, emergency care, mental illness and more.