Solution Management Director, Genetic Testing Solution
Karen Lewis is the Solution Management Director for the Genetic Testing Solution for AIM Specialty Health® (AIM). In this role, she works closely with the leadership and solution’s teams to provide clinical expertise for the expansion of our Genetic Testing Solution. Karen is a board-certified Genetic Counselor with over 25 years of clinical experience in prenatal, adult and cancer genetics.
In addition to providing clinical genetic counseling, Karen developed serum screening and cancer genetics programs in Grand Rapids MI. Prior to joining AIM, Karen worked as the Medical Policy administrator and genetic counselor for the Michigan-based Priority Health writing medical policies and working closely with the medical directors for genetic testing management. She has been instrumental with the National Society of Genetic Counselors payer task force as the representative for the AMA CPT coding advisory committee and has studied and evaluated the utilization of genetic counseling, testing and associated cost control as part of several Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) collaborative agreements during the past 10 years.
Karen completed her undergraduate studies in biology and chemistry and a masters in genetics at the University of Pittsburgh. She also has a master’s in management from Aquinas College.