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Our Genetic Counselors provide genetic counseling to patients with a medical or family history of cancer and/or genetic disease and coordinates program services.
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Collects, reviews and interprets family/medical histories, medical records, test results, and other relevant/necessary information.
Coordinates testing and communicates results to referring healthcare provider.
Develops genetic counseling plans, including risk assessment, referrals, education, life planning options, and treatment options.
Provides counseling and education to patients and their families.
Identifies and provides referrals for testing, treatment, support, and advocacy.
Researches, maintains, and applies knowledge of trends and developments in genetic disease research, testing, and treatment.
Master's degree in Genetic Counseling.
Certified as a Genetic Counselor (CGC) by the American Board of Medical Genetics (ABMG) or the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) within 1 year of hire.
With award-winning hospitals and facilities serving the entire Front Range, University of Colorado Health is the state's largest and most innovative health system. By integrating the strengths of academic medicine with the finest community health care, we're able to push the boundaries of medicine and offer our employees endless career opportunities. Here, there are no limits, except those you place on yourself. Everyone is united by their passion for discovery and their commitment to improving patients' lives.
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About UCHealth - Fort Collins and Colorado Springs
With award-winning hospitals and facilities serving the entire Front Range, University of Colorado Health is the state’s largest and most innovative health system. By integrating the strengths of academic medicine with the finest community health care, we’re able to push the boundaries of medicine and offer our employees endless career opportunities. Here, there are no limits, except those you pla...ce on yourself. Everyone is united by their passion for discovery and their commitment to improving patients’ lives.