NSGC Online Education: Insurance and Credentialing

  • Includes a series of online, on-demand modules covering information regarding insurance coverage for genetic counseling services and the credentialing process for genetic counselors (0.3 CEUs or 3.0 Contact Hours).
  • Provides access to downloadable resource materials including a quick reference guide that contains a glossary of insurance and credentialing terms and a model policy for credentialing genetic counselors.
  • Includes access to an exclusive discussion forum for course participants to pose questions and discuss issues related to insurance and credentialing.
  • Includes free access to periodic webinars in which genetic counselors and insurance and credentialing professionals will share practical information for obtaining coverage for genetic counseling, tips for becoming credentialed, and updates on genetic counselor service delivery that occur this year. Webinars will be archived for on-demand or repeat viewing by course participants.

Type Course
CME Available Yes
Cost Member Price - $199 ; Non-member Price - $249

Discounted pricing for members.

Date of Resource

Genomic Competencies

Experts from the disciplines listed below have tagged this resource as fulfulling genomic competencies.

Genetic Counselor

  • Professional Development & Practice
    • 17:   Act in accordance with the ethical, legal and philosophical principles and values of the genetic counseling profession and the policies of one's institution or organization.
      • 17d:   Ascertain and comply with current professional credentialing requirements, at the institutional, state, regional and national level.