The economics of clinical genetics services. IV: Financial impact of outpatient genetic services on an academic institution.
Those clinical genetic services that do not involve laboratory tests or procedures-i.e., the « cognitive » services such as diagnosis, management, and counseling-are labor-intensive, time-consuming, and not self-supporting.
However, as a result of an evaluation at a genetics clinics, a patient will often receive other services at the same medical center.
The full economic impact of the genetics clinic may be underappreciated.
Mots-clés Pascal : Génétique, Homme, Economie santé, Consultation hospitalière
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Genetics, Human, Health economy, Hospital consultation
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