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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: July 20, 2021

Guideline Title: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
Recognized Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

Guideline Title: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations (Publication dates vary)
Recognized Source: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

Guideline Title: 2020 GINA Report, Global Strategy For Asthma Management and Prevention
Recognized Source: Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleClinical Practice Guideline for Diagnosis and Treatment of Low Back Pain (2017)
Recognized Source: Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense (VA/DoD)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

Guideline Title: Low Back Pain, Adult Acute and Subacute (Updated March 2018)
Recognized Source: Institute for Clinical Improvement (ISCI)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleASTRO/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 TitleASCO Guidelines by Clinical Area
Recognized Source
: American Society of Clinical Oncology
Review Approval Date
: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleASTRO Guidelines by Clinical Area
Recognized Source: American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleNCCN Guidelines® & Clinical Resources
Recognized Source: National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

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: May 2019

Guideline Title: Final Recommendation Statement Gonorrhea and Chlamydia: Screening, September 2014
Recognized Source: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleClinical 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: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleThe 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: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleGuideline for the Management of Adults With Congenital Heart Disease: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines (2018)
Recognized Source: American Heart Association (AHA) and the American College of Cardiology Foundation. (ACC)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

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:
July 20, 2021 

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
: July 20, 2021 

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: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

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-2018 Executive Summary (PDF) (Endocrine Practice 2020; Volume 26, No.1)
Recognized Source: American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and American College of Endocrinology
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleStandards of Medical Care in Diabetes-2021 (Diabetes Care 2021, Volume 44, Supplement 1)
Recognized Source: American Diabetes Association (ADA)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleGuidelines by Topic: Epilepsy 
Recognized Source: American Academy of Neurology and American Epilepsy Society
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

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
: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleManaging Medicines for Adults Receiving Social Care in the Community (2017)
Recognized Source
: National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)
Review Approval Date
: July 20, 2021

Guideline Title2017 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: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleUpdated 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 2019

Guideline TitleNHF‐McMaster Guideline on Care Models for Hemophilia Management (2017)
Recognized Source: National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleHuman Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection: Screening (2019)
Recognized Source: United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitlePrevention of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection: Preexposure Prophylaxis (2019)
Recognized Source: United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleRoutine Human Immunodeficiency Virus Screening (2014)
Recognized Source
: American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleDiagnosis and Management of Acute HIV Infection (2018)
Recognized Source
: AIDS Institute
Review Approval Date
: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleLipid Management in Adults (February 2017)
Recognized Source: Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement (ICSI)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleACC/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: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleRecommended adult immunization schedule for ages 19 years and older, United States, 2020
Recognized Source: Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

Guideline Title: Prevention and Control of Influenza with Vaccines: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), United States 2018-19 Influenza Season
Recognized Source: Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

Guideline Title: CDC’s Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program
Recognized Source: Advisory Committee On Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention (ACCLPP)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleTransitions of Care in the Long-Term Care Continuum Clinical Practice Guidelines 2010
Recognized Source: American Medical Directors Association
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleCDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain (August 28, 2019)
Recognized Source
: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Review Approval Date
: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleClinical Practice Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Postmenopausal Osteoporosis (2020 Update)
Recognized Source
: American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE)
Review Approval Date
: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleACOG Practice Bulletin N. 129. Osteoporosis (2012)
Recognized Source
: American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
Review Approval Date
: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitlePalliative Care for Adults (January 2020)
Recognized Source
: Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement (ICSI)
Review Approval Date
: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

Guideline Title: Periodicity Schedule: Recommendations for Preventive Pediatric Health Care (2020) 
Recognized Source: American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) 
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

Guideline Title: AFP by Topic: Prenatal (Publication dates vary)
Recognized Source: American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleManagement 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
: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleThe 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)
Recognized Source
: Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society (PIDS) and the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)
Review Approval Date
: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

Guideline Title: AFP by Topic: Upper Respiratory Tract Infections (Publication dates vary)
Recognized Source: American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleAmerican College of Rheumatology Guideline for the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis (2020)
Recognized Source
: American College of Rheumatology (ACR)
Review Approval Date
: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

Guideline Title: Sickle Cell Disease, Recommendations (Last updated August 9, 2017)
Recognized Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

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
: July 20, 2021

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
: July 20, 2021

Guideline Title: Adult Weight Management (AWM) Guideline (2014)
Recognized Source: Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Review Approval Date: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleFor Healthcare Providers: New Zika and Dengue Testing Guidance (November 2019)
Recognized Source
: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Review Approval Date
: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleClinical 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: July 20, 2021

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: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleManagement of Major Depressive Disorder (2016)
Recognized Source: United States Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) and the Department of Defense (DoD)
Reviewed/Updated: July 20, 2021

Guideline Title: Guidelines for Psychological Practice with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming People
Recognized Source
: American Psychiatric Association (APA)
Reviewed/Updated
: July 20, 2021

Guideline Title: Choosing Wisely (2018)
Recognized Source: Choosing Wisely; American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020

Guideline TitleObsessive Compulsive Disorder (Published 2007, Updated 2013)
Recognized Source
: American Psychiatric Association (APA)
Reviewed/Updated
: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitlePractice 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
: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleNational Practice Guideline For the Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder (2020) 
Recognized Source
: American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM)
Reviewed/Updated
: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleFederal Guidelines for Opioid Treatment Programs  (March 2015)
Recognized Source
: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Reviewed/Updated
: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleClinical 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
: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleVA/DoD Clinical Practice Guideline for Opioid Therapy for Chronic Pain (2017)
Recognized Source: 
United States Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) and the Department of Defense (DOD)
Reviewed/Updated
: July 20, 2021

Guideline Title: Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Acute Stress Disorder
Recognized Source: United States Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) and the Department of Defense (DOD)
Reviewed/Updated: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitlePractice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Schizophrenia 
Recognized Source: The American Psychiatric Association American Academy Of Child And Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)
Reviewed/Updated: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitlePractice Parameter for the Assessment and Treatment of Children and Adolescents with Schizophrenia (2013)
Recognized Source: The American Psychiatric Association American Academy Of Child And Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)
Reviewed/Updated: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleClinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Substance Use Disorders (2015- update in progress)
Recognized Source: Department of Veterans Affairs
Reviewed/Updated: July 20, 2021

Guideline TitleAssessment and Management of Patients at Risk for Suicide (2019)
Recognized Source: Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense (VA/DoD)
Reviewed/Updated: July 20, 2021

Guideline Title: Tobacco and Nicotine Cessation During Pregnancy (May 2020)
Recognized Source: American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020

Guideline Title: Smoking and Tobacco Use Cessation
Recognized Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Reviewed/Updated: 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)
Reviewed/Updated: April 2020

Guideline TitlePrevention and Cessation of Tobacco Use in Children and Adolescents: Primary Care Interventions (April 2020)
Recognized Source
: United Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Reviewed/Updated
: April 2020