Texas Health Institute is proud to administer the eight-state Mountain States Regional Genetics Network that ensures that individuals with heritable disorders and their families have access to quality care and appropriate genetic expertise through facilitating a network of genetics clinics, primary care practices, consumer advocates, and state health department resources.. As the administrator of the MSRGN grant, THI encourages regional networking, supports activities that inform quality improvement and access for underserved populations in the clinical health care delivery systems. These
collaborative efforts bring together clinicians, public health professionals, and affected families.
This program is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $600,000.00 with 0 percentage financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.
Advance Collaborative Action
The Mountain States Regional Genetics Network (MSRGN) was funded to expand access to genetic services for underserved populations in Arizona, Colorado, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Utah, and Wyoming. Through the coordination of state-based teams comprised of diverse stakeholders representing multiple disciplines. Committed partners include public health professionals, genetics subspecialists/clinics, primary care providers, telehealth experts, consumer advocates, local and state government representatives, community-based organizations, and regional and national partners that share similar goals.