NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and the University of Michigan Health System today announced a collaboration with healthcare providers to improve genetic testing practices. 

As part of the initiative called Genetic Testing Resource and Quality Consortium, BCBS Michigan and UMHS are collaborating with doctors and laboratories across the state to determine when the use of genetic tests are appropriate for common clinical scenarios and which tests may best serve the patient. Participants will also develop best practices around testing. 

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