How to Collect & Visualize Your Patient’s Family Health History: Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing

Learn about collecting family history from your patients and key information to act on.

Family history should be collected during annual wellness visits. Find out what type of information to collect from your patients, which details matter, and how genetic information from family history and DTC testing can help inform your patients’ personal identity and health risks. Included are key parts of a family health history and various ways to collect the information.