GINA and Wellness Programs

GINA and Wellness Programs

All rights reserved by SS&SS  via Fickr Updated May 3, 2019 GINA, or the Genetic Information Non-Discrimination Act, is a set of policies that surround how an employer or insurance company can and cannot handle its clients’ or employees’ genetic information....
Video: Genetic Testing for only $249?

Video: Genetic Testing for only $249?

One genetic testing company recently grabbed headlines by announcing that for just $249 they will be offering a cancer gene panel that will test for 19 hereditary cancer genes. There is no doubt that low-cost options like these will break access to genetic...
GINA Put to the Test

GINA Put to the Test

4911111788_e8437352b5_b Updated May 3, 2019 What would really happen if an employer or health insurance company tried to improperly use genetic information? Has GINA ever been tested? Yes.  GINA was put to test when two warehouse workers were awarded $2,225,000 in...