Evidenced-based Practice: What It Is and Why It Matters

This course aims to outline the importance of EBP in clinical practice, guideline development, payer decisions, and policy outcomes as well as provide implementation tools and resources for genetic counselors.

Course learning objectives:

  • Define evidence-based practice and how it relates to healthcare.
  • Analyze how the use of EBP in medicine impacts guidelines and clinicians.
  • Describe how insurers utilize EBP in coverage decisions.
  • Explain how EBP applies to public healthcare policy.
  • Illustrate ways that genetic counselors can learn more about EBP and how it affects the field of genetic counseling.

For a full course outline, visit https://www.nsgc.org/page/evidence-based-practice-course

Purchase Information

Purchase Type Price
NSGC Member: $75
Non-member: $100
Student Member: $40
Student Non-member: $50

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Evidence-based Practice: What It Is and Why It Matters + New Frontiers In Genetic Technology

Evidence-based Practice: What It Is and Why It Matters + Genetic Counseling Specialties Review: Cancer, Prenatal, Personalized and Precision Medicine

New Frontiers In Genetic Technology + Genetic Counseling Specialties Review: Cancer, Prenatal, Personalized and Precision Medicine

Continuing Education

Genetic Counselor CEUs: This event has been approved by the National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) for 3.88 contact hours or 0.38 Category 1 CEUs. The American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) accepts CEUs approved by NSGC for purposes of recertification. CEU available for this course until 10/12/2020.

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