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NEW YORK – A bill to amend federal law and allow genetic counselors to bill Medicare for the services they provide is gaining support in Congress and in the broader healthcare community.

However, despite widespread support and bipartisan sponsorship, one professional organization representing medical geneticists and genetic counselors says it won't support the bill unless it explicitly states that genetic counselors cannot receive Medicare reimbursement for ordering tests.

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