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Positions are virtual, so a home office with privacy and a high speed Internet connection is required. If interested, please submit your cover letter and CV to jrobbins@informeddna.com

Genetic Analyst 1

The Genetic Analyst 1 uses clinical genetics expertise to evaluate the clinical utility and medical necessity of genetic test requests.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Reviewing clinical genetic testing cases for medical necessity, consistency, and compliance with national guidelines and health plan policies
  • Providing educational outreach to ordering healthcare providers regarding appropriate utilization of genetic testing
  • Answering questions from medical directors or laboratory staff regarding best practices in genetic testing
  • Using and maintaining proprietary software systems for managing genetic testing requests
  • Researching and updating clinical genetics content to maintain accurate and up-to-date guidelines for genetic testing
  • Other duties as assigned

Program Responsibilities

The InformedDNA Genetic Analyst Team offers genetic services to healthcare stakeholders who seek genetic expertise. Our team provides this specialized expertise via multiple modalities, including utilization management, policy writing and advising, general consulting, laboratory stewardship, and clinical algorithm and technological solutions. We employ evidence-based best practice standards to support the appropriate and responsible use of genetic testing within the healthcare system as a whole.

Education/Experience

  • Master’s degree in Genetic Counseling or Human Genetics
  • Certified diplomate of the American Board of Genetic Counseling or American Board of Medical Genetics
  • Licensed Genetic Counselor in the state in which he/she resides, if applicable
  • A minimum of 3 years experience as a clinical genetic counselor or comparable professional experience
  • Additional expertise in public health, public policy, statistics, business, or computer science preferred

Key Skills/Qualifications

  • Confident and decisive, even when it requires taking risks
  • Work well in a dynamic environment and quickly adaptive to change
  • Proactive and invigorated by new challenges
  • Well-organized, superior at multi-tasking
  • Above average IT skills; comfortable with new software, able to troubleshoot
  • Efficient and effective at time management
  • Compassionate and empathetic, excellent communications skills (oral and written), effective tele-communications skills
  • Responsive to constructive feedback
  • Team player, engaged in shared team goals and collective improvement
  • Self-directed with the ability to maintain balance between life and work

Job Category

Primary Location

Telework - you must be able to work in the US and Live in the US.

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