SWHR Genetic Screening Roadmap: Educational Materials and Resources to Support Clinical Practice 

Part of the Genetic Screening Roadmap: A Clinician’s Guide to Providing Quality Maternal Health Care

Pre-pregnancy general awareness and education about genetic screening provides a foundation to introduce women about the purpose and limitations of screening tests vs. diagnostic tests. Education among health care providers, patients, and their families also promotes more informed and shared decision-making for optimal health outcomes.

Resources to assist clinicians in understanding the scope of preconception and prenatal testing:

 

Resources that provide guidance to clinicians on implementing genetic testing:

 

SWHR Genetic Screening Roadmap: Discussion Guidance for Counseling Patients

Part of the Genetic Screening Roadmap: A Clinician’s Guide to Providing Quality Maternal Health Care

Pre-pregnancy general awareness and education about genetic screening provides a foundation to introduce women about the purpose and limitations of screening tests vs. diagnostic tests. Education among health care providers, patients, and their families also promotes more informed and shared decision-making for optimal health outcomes.

Resources to assist clinicians in understanding the scope of preconception and prenatal testing:

 

Resources that provide guidance to clinicians on implementing genetic testing:

 

SWHR Genetic Screening Roadmap: Discussion Guidance for Counseling Patients

Support for this educational program has been provided by Illumina Inc., Invitae, and Myriad Women’s Health.