National Society of Genetic Counselors Code of Ethics: Explication of 2017 Revisions

@article{Senter1992NationalSO,
  title={National Society of Genetic Counselors Code of Ethics: Explication of 2017 Revisions},
  author={Leigha Senter and Robin L. Bennett and Anne C. Madeo and Sarah Noblin and Kelly E. Ormond and Kami Wolfe Schneider and Kelli Swan and Alice Virani},
  journal={Journal of Genetic Counseling},
  year={1992},
  volume={27},
  pages={9-15}
}
The Code of Ethics (COE) of the National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) was adopted in 1992 and was later revised and adopted in 2006. In 2016, the NSGC Code of Ethics Review Task Force (COERTF) was convened to review the COE. The COERTF reviewed ethical codes written by other professional organizations and suggested changes that would better reflect the current and evolving nature of the genetic counseling profession. The COERTF received input from the society’s legal counsel, Board of… CONTINUE READING