Ascension Health Genetic Counselor - Peds in Indianapolis, Indiana

Job ID: 244824

Genetic Counselor - Peds

Indianapolis, Indiana


Additional Job Information

Title: Genetic Counselor

City, State: Indianapolis, IN

Location: Indianapolis-2001 West 86th St

Department: Peds Genetic Spec

Additional Job Details: FT Days, 80 Hours Bi-Weekly, Monday - Friday 8am to 4:30pm

About Us

St. Vincent, part of Ascension, is a nonprofit, faith-based health system that is guided by our mission to provide compassionate, personalized care, especially for those who are vulnerable. St. Vincent is one of Indiana’s largest employers with 22 ministries serving 57 counties in central and southern Indiana. Our 134-year-old health system includes a wide range of services including cardiovascular care, women’s and children’s health, neurosciences, cancer care, orthopedics, bariatrics, primary care, emergency medicine, imaging, general surgery and long-term acute care.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Genetic Counselor provides genetic counseling to patients and counseling and coordination services for other screening programs.


  • Provides counseling and psychological support to patients and their families.

  • Interprets complex genetic and laboratory data/test results. Communicates findings with physician.

  • Assists patients with navigation of financial aspects associated with genetic testing.

  • Assists with diagnosing genetic problems and develops short and long term genetic counseling plans.



  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Certified Counselor specializing in Genetics. Or Board eligibility obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.


  • Minimum Qualification: Master's Degree in Genetic Counseling by hire date to position

Work Experience:

  • Preferred Qualification: Experience as a Genetic Counselor.

How To Apply

Service of the Poor. Reverence. Integrity. Wisdom. Creativity. Dedication.

These are the Core Values we uphold at St.Vincent.

If they describe you, you may be a good candidate to join our nationally-recognized team at one of our many Indiana ministries.

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