The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB/GYN) is an academic/clinical department within the School of Medicine. It has a full range of academic, research, and clinical responsibilities.
Job Summary Final Filing Date : 12/2/2020 Salary Range : $1,892.72 to $3,800.77 (grade 20) Salary Frequency : Biweekly Appointment Type : Career Percentage of Time : 100% Shift Hour : Monday to Friday 8am-5pm Location : Jackson V, Business Drive City : Sacramento Union Representation : No Benefits Eligible : Yes
We offer exceptional employment benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, generous paid vacations and holidays, excellent retirement savings and investment plans, continuing education, and reduced fee and scholarship programs.
THIS IS NOT AN H1- B OPPORTUNITY
Responsibilities The Prenatal Screening Coordinator participates in the management of the State of California Prenatal Screening Program (PSN), a state-wide prenatal birth defects screening program funded by the California Department of Health Services, Genetic Disease Screening Program (GDPS) in the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division of the Department of OB/GYN. This role involves telephoning obstetrical providers and their staff to obtain clinical information to finalize PNS results, inform staff of positive results, and facilitates patient's access to follow-up prenatal diagnosis services.
Experience managing cases and effectively communicating with prenatal care providers and staff, laboratory personnel and Genetic Disease Screening Program staff.
Knowledge of the principles and practices of public health administration and/or health education.
General knowledge of genetics and birth defects.
Knowledge of Alpha Fetoprotein, HCG, Inhibin, PAPP-A and uE3 as used in prenatal screening and significance of differing levels.
Knowledge of at least one specialty field relating to genetics, maternal-child health or public health.
Knowledge of available health care resources for appropriate referral.
Preferred licenses or certification in any one of the following areas: as a genetic counselor; as a registered nurse with obstetrics or public health with at least a bachelors and preferably a masters degree; as a medical school graduate, preferably with obstetrics or public health experience; or possession of a Masters degree in Public Health. Other allied health professionals with genetics or prenatal may be considered.
Special Requirements Occasional need to work overtime and/or alternate shifts, weekends, variable hours, on-call, etc. Sit for extended periods of time. This position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment.
EEO The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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