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Adopted Clinical Practice and Preventive Health Guidelines

Physical Health

Guideline Title: American Cancer Society Guidelines for the Early Detection of Cancer (Last revised July 2020)
Recognized Source: American Cancer Society (ACS)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
Recognized Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations (Publication dates vary)
Recognized Source: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Asthma Care Quick Reference Diagnosing and Managing Asthma (PDF). Guidelines from the National Asthma Education and Prevention Program. Expert Panel Report 3. (Revised 2012.)
Recognized Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; National Institute of Health; National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Expert Panel Report 3: Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma (Full Report July 2007) and Changes to the Guidelines (August 2008)
Recognized Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; National Institute of Health; National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute 
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: 2020 GINA Report, Global Strategy For Asthma Management and Prevention
Recognized Source: Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Low Back Pain, Adult Acute and Subacute (Updated March 2018)
Recognized Source: Institute for Clinical Improvement (ISCI)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Diagnosis and Treatment of Low Back Pain: A Joint Clinical Practice Guideline from the American College of Physicians and the American Pain Society (February 5, 2008)
Recognized Source: American College of Physicians; American Pain Society
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Noninvasive Treatments for Acute, Subacute, and Chronic Low Back Pain: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians (April 2017)
Recognized Source: American College of Physicians
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: ASTRO/ASCO/AUA Guideline on Hypofractionation for Localized Prostate Cancer (November 2018)
Recognized Source: American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: AUA/ASTRO/SUO Guideline on Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer (April 2017)
Recognized Source: American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: ASCO Guidelines by Clinical Area
Recognized Source: American Society of Clinical Oncology
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: NCCN Guidelines® & Clinical Resources
Recognized Source: National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

 

Guideline Title: Radiation Therapy for the Whole Breast: An American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Evidence-Based (PDF)
Recognized Source: American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Final Recommendation Statement Gonorrhea and Chlamydia: Screening, September 2014
Recognized Source: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Global Strategy for the Diagnosis, Management, and Prevention of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (PDF) (2019 Report)
Recognized Source: The Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. (2014 – update in progress)
Recognized Source: United States Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) and the Department of Defense (DoD)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: The Care of Children With Congenital Heart Disease in Their Primary Medical Home (2017)
Recognized Source: American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American College of Cardiology (ACC)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Overview of Testing for SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) (Revised October 2020)
Recognized Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Integrated Guidelines for Cardiovascular Health and Risk Reduction in Children and Adolescents. The Report of the Expert Panel (October 2012)
Recognized Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS); National Institute of Health (NIH); National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: ACC/AHA Prevention Guideline: 2013 ACC/AHA Guideline on the Assessment of Cardiovascular Risk (Circulation. 2014; 129:S49-S73) (Published online Nov. 2013)
Recognized Source: American College of Cardiology (ACC) and American Heart Association (AHA) Task Force
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Routine Assessment and Promotion of Physical Activity in Healthcare Settings; A scientific statement from the American Heart Association (Circulation. 2018; 137:e495–e522) 
Recognized Source: American Heart Association (AHA)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: AHA Scientific Statement: Secondary Prevention of Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease in Older Adults (Circulation. 2013; 128:2422-2446) 
Recognized Source: American Heart Association (AHA)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: AHA/ACC/ASH Scientific Statement Treatment of Hypertension in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease. (Circulation 2015;131:e435-e470)
Recognized Source: American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology, and American Society of Hypertension
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: AHA/ACCF Secondary Prevention and Risk Reduction Therapy for Patients with Coronary and Other Atherosclerotic Vascular Disease, 2011 Update (PDF) (Circulation. 2011; 124: 2458-2473) 
Recognized Source: American Heart Association (AHA) and American College of Cardiology Foundation (ACC)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: 2019 AHA/ACCF Guideline on thePrimary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines
Recognized Source: American Heart Association (AHA) and American College of Cardiology Foundation (ACC)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

 

Guideline Title: Surviving Sepsis Campaign: International Guidelines for Management of Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock (2016)
Recognized Source: U.S. Society of Critical Care Medicine and European Society of Intensive Care Medicine
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: AACE/ACE Consensus Statement: Consensus Statement by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and American College of Endocrinology on the Comprehensive Type 2 Diabetes Management Algorithm-2020 Executive Summary (Endocrine Practice 2020; Volume 26, No.1)
Recognized Source: American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and American College of Endocrinology
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Clinical Practice Recommendations – 2020. Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes (Diabetes Care 2020, Volume 43, Supplement 1)
Recognized Source: American Diabetes Association (ADA)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Guidelines by Topic: Epilepsy
Recognized Source: American Academy of Neurology and American Epilepsy Society
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: American Geriatrics Society 2019 Updated AGS Beers Criteria® for Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use in Older Adults
Recognized Source: American Geriatrics Society (AGS)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Managing Medicines for Adults Receiving Social Care in the Community (2017)
Recognized Source: National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Choosing Wisely (2018)
Recognized Source: Choosing Wisely; American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: 2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: A Report of the ACC, AHA and HFSA (Circulation. 2017; CIR.0000000000000509, originally published April 28, 2017)
Recognized Source: American College of Cardiology Foundation and American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Updated Clinical Practice Guidelines on Heart Failure: An International Alignment (April 2017)
Recognized Source: American Heart Association (AHA), American College of Cardiology (ACC) Foundation, Heart Failure Society of American (HFSA), and the Heart Failure Association and the European Society of Cardiology
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: NHF‐McMaster Guideline on Care Models for Hemophilia Management (2017)
Recognized Source: National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection: Screening (2019)
Recognized Source: United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline TitlePrevention of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection: Preexposure Prophylaxis (2019)
Recognized Source: United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline TitleRecommendations for the Use of Antiretroviral Drugs in Pregnant Women with HIV Infection and Interventions to Reduce Perinatal HIV Transmission in the United States (2019)
Recognized Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Diagnosis and Management of Acute HIV Infection (2018)
Recognized Source: AIDS Institute
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Lipid Management in Adults (February 2017)
Recognized Source: Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement (ICSI)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: ACC/AHA Prevention Guideline: 2013 ACC/AHA Guideline on the Treatment of Blood Cholesterol to Reduce Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Risk in Adults (Circulation 2014; 129:S1-S45)
Recognized Source: American College of Cardiology (ACC), American Heart Association (AHA) Task Force on Practice Guidelines
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Recommended adult immunization schedule for ages 19 years and older, United States 2020
Recognized Source: Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Recommended child and adolescent Immunization Schedule for ages 18 years or younger, United States, 2020
Recognized Source: Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Prevention and Control of Seasonal Influenza with Vaccines: Recommendations of the ACIP — United States, 2019–20 Influenza Season
Recognized Source: Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: CDC’s Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program
Recognized Source: Advisory Committee On Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention (ACCLPP)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Recommendations for Blood Lead Screening of Medicaid-Eligible Children Aged 1-5 Years: an Updated Approach to Targeting a Group at High Risk (Last Reviewed 07/28/2009)
Recognized Source: Advisory Committee on Childhood Lead Poisoning, Division of Environmental and Emergency Health Services, and National Center for Environmental Health
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Transitions of Care in the Long-Term Care Continuum Clinical Practice Guidelines 2010 (PDF)
Recognized Source: American Medical Directors Association
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain (August 28, 2019)
Recognized Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Postmenopausal Osteoporosis (2020 Update)
Recognized Source: American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: ACOG Practice Bulletin N. 129. Osteoporosis (2012)
Recognized Source: American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Palliative Care for Adults (January 2020)
Recognized Source: Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement (ICSI)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Guidelines on Periodicity of Examination, Preventive Dental Services, Anticipatory Guidance/Counseling, and Oral Treatment for Infants, Children, and Adolescents (Revised 2018)
Recognized Source: American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Periodicity Schedule: Recommendations for Preventive Pediatric Health Care (2020)
Recognized Source: American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) 
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: AFP by Topic: Prenatal (Publication dates vary)
Recognized Source: American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline TitleAFP by Topic: Labor, Delivery, and Post-Partum Issues (Publication dates vary)
Recognized Source: American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Guidelines for Perinatal Care, Eighth Edition (2017) Available online for ACOG members only
Recognized Source: The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Management of Adults With Hospital-acquired and Ventilator-associated Pneumonia: 2016 Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Thoracic Society (2016)
Recognized Source: Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: The Management of Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Infants and Children Older Than 3 Months of Age: Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society and the Infectious Diseases Society of America (2011) (PDF)
Recognized Source: Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society (PIDS) and the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Adult and Pediatric treatment recommendations (Adult reviewed Oct. 2017, Pediatric Feb. 2017)
Recognized Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: AFP by Topic: Upper Respiratory Tract Infections (Publication dates vary)
Recognized Source: American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Diagnosis and Treatment of Respiratory Illness in Children and Adults (Updated September 2017)
Recognized Source: Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement (ICSI)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: American College of Rheumatology Guideline for the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis (2020)
Recognized Source: American College of Rheumatology (ACR)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Evidence-Based Management of Sickle Cell Disease (PDF). Expert Panel Report, 2014. 
Recognized Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; National Institutes of Health; National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute 
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Sickle Cell Disease, Recommendations (Last updated August 9, 2017)
Recognized Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Standards for Systems of Care for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs
Recognized Source: Association Of Maternal And Child Health Programs and the 
National Academy For State Health Policy
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Tobacco and Nicotine Cessation During Pregnancy (PDF) (May 2020)
Recognized Source: American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Smoking and Tobacco Use Cessation
Recognized Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Tobacco Smoking Cessation in Adults, Including Pregnant Women: Behavioral and Pharmacotherapy Interventions (2015 – update in progress)
Recognized Source: United Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Prevention and Cessation of Tobacco Use in Children and Adolescents: Primary Care Interventions (April 2020)
Recognized Source: United Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Management of Concussion-mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI) (2016- update in progress)
Recognized Source: United States Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) and the Department of Defense (DoD)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Adult Weight Management (AWM) Guideline (2014)
Recognized Source: Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Clinical Report: Preventing Obesity and Eating Disorders in Adolescents (Pediatrics Vol. 138 Iss.3 Sept. 2016 pp.1834-1842)
Recognized Source: American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Managing Overweight and Obesity in Adults: Systematic Evidence Review from the Obesity Expert Panel (2013)
Recognized Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institute of Health, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Final Recommendation Statement Obesity in Children and Adolescents: Screening, June 2017
Recognized Source: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: Clinical practice guideline for multicomponent behavioral treatment of obesity and overweight in children and adolescents (PDF) (March 2018)
Recognized Source: American Psychological Association (APA)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Guideline Title: For Healthcare Providers: New Zika and Dengue Testing Guidance (November 2019)
Recognized Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Review Approval Date: April 2020

Behavioral Health 

Guideline Title: Generalized Anxiety Disorder And Panic Disorder In Adults: Management (July 2019)
Recognized Source: National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020

Guideline Title: Clinical Practice Guideline for the Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and Adolescents
Recognized Source: American Academy of Pediatrics
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020

Guideline Title: Practice Parameter for the Assessment and Treatment of Children and Adolescents With Autism Spectrum Disorder (2014)
Recognized Source: American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020

Guideline Title: Management of Major Depressive Disorder (2016)
Recognized Source: United States Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) and the Department of Defense (DoD)
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020

Guideline Title: Guidelines for Psychological Practice with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming People (PDF)
Recognized Source: American Psychiatric Association (APA)
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020

Guideline Title: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (Published 2007, Updated 2013)
Recognized Source: American Psychiatric Association (APA)
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020

Guideline Title: Practice Parameter for the Assessment and Treatment of Children and Adolescents with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (2012)
Recognized Source: American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020

Guideline Title: National Practice Guideline For the Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder (2020) 
Recognized Source: American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM)
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020

Guideline Title: Federal Guidelines for Opioid Treatment Programs (March 2015) 
Recognized Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020

Guideline Title: Clinical Guidance for Treating Pregnant and Parenting Women With Opioid Use Disorder and Their Infants (January 2018)    
Recognized Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020

Guideline Title: VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guideline for Opioid Therapy for Chronic Pain (PDF) (2017)    
Recognized Source: United States Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) and the Department of Defense (DOD)
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020

Guideline Title: Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Acute Stress Disorder (PDF)
Recognized Source: United States Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) and the Department of Defense (DOD)
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020

Guideline Title: Practice Parameter for the Assessment and Treatment of Children and Adolescents with Schizophrenia (PDF) (2013)
Recognized Source: American Academy Of Child And Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020

Guideline Title: Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Substance Use Disorders (2015- update in progress)
Recognized Source: Department of Veterans Affairs
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020

Guideline Title: Assessment and Management of Patients at Risk for Suicide (2019)
Recognized Source: Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense (VA/DoD)
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020