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COVID workflow adjustments impact where, when, and how genetic counseling was delivered early in the pandemic

Poster presented at the 2020 National Society of Genetic Counselors Annual Conference




Authors: Cary Armstrong, Kiley Johnson, Colleen Caleshu

Background: The coronavirus pandemic (COVID) had major implications for the provision of medical care in the spring of 2020 with many non-emergent forms of care halted or modified. Telehealth genetic counseling companies that provide services to multiple entities have insight into the range of impacts in care occurring at different hospitals, clinics, and laboratories.

Purpose: We sought to investigate the nature, frequency, and extent of modifications to care made by organizations serviced by a national telehealth genetic counseling company.



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