Here for Your Smallest, Most Critical Patients: Introducing our Neonatal Crisis Panel
For your smallest patients in the most dire of circumstances, PreventionGenetics announces our new Neonatal Crisis panel. This panel includes both sequencing and copy number variant (CNV) analysis of 1155 genes associated with disorders with severe neonatal or early childhood onset
PreventionGenetics Laboratory Stewardship - Insurance Advocacy at its Best
At PreventionGenetics we try to go above and beyond to help patients get the insurance coverage they deserve. We recently discovered an important issue with our Medicare Local Coverage Determination (LCD) L35000 that governs genetic testing for WI, MN and IL. Claims for BRCA1/2 testing (CPT Code 81162) submitted to the contractor that covers this 3 state region would be denied unless the patient was assigned one of two specific breast cancer ICD-10 codes.
President's Corner - Exome Tests are Not All the Same
Many think that exome sequencing tests from different labs are basically the same and that the only important differentiator is price. In reality, exome (and genome) sequencing tests vary greatly among labs.