Health Care

Discussion Board (3) Question: Pick ONLY ONE of the following Questions. Then write a detailed response.

  • What is Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act? Describe the role genetic testing and genetic counselors
    play in the delivery of health care. Also, explain how genetic testing might lead to genetic discrimination.
    *What is HIPAA? Explain one of the four standards of HIPAA. Do you think this law was necessary and why?
    *What is OSHA? Who and what does it cover? In a medical setting, OSHA standards are often influenced by
    and/or closely associated with guidelines issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC).
    Fully explain two OSHA standards and/or CDC guidelines that most often affect health care practitioners
    working in a medical setting

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