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Clinical Practice Guidelines

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Condition

Guideline

Asthma

Diagnosis and Management of Asthma in Adults
Diagnosis and Management of Asthma in Children and Adolescents
Diagnosis and Management of Pediatric Acute Asthma Exacerbation
Treating Acute Asthma Exacerbation in Adults

Back Pain

Management of Acute Low Back Pain in Adults

Bronchiolitis

Management of Bronchiolitis in Pediatrics

Bronchitis

Management of Bronchitis in Adults
Management of Bronchitis in Children and Adolescents

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Diagnosis, Management and Prevention of COPD

Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT)

Outpatient Diagnosis and Management of Venous Thromboembolic Disease

Diabetes Mellitus (DM)

Management of Adult Diabetes Mellitus

Falls

Assessment and Prevention of Falls in the the Elderly

Hyperbilirubinemia

Assessment and Treatment of Hyperbilirubinemia

Hypercholesterolemia

Management of Hypercholesterolemia

Hypertension (HTN)

Assessment and Treatment of Hypertension

Immunizations/Vaccines

2017 Immunization Schedule - Adult
2017 Immunization Schedule - Pediatric

Overweight/Obesity

Evaluation and Treatment of Overweight/Obesity in Adults
Child and Adolescent Overweight/Obesity Guidelines

Osteoporosis

Management of Osteoporosis

Otitis Media (OM)

Managing Otitis Media in Children

Pap Smear/Cervical Cancer

Cervical Cancer Screening for the Primary Care Physician

Perinatal Care

Guideline for Perinatal Care

Pharyngitis/Sore Throat

The Diagnosis and Management of Acute Group A Pharyngitis

Pneumonia/CAP

Community Acquired Pneumonia - Adult
Community Acquired Pneumonia - Pediatric

Preventive Screening

2017 Preventive Screening Recommended Guidelines - Adult
2017 Preventive Screening Recommended Guidelines - Pediatric

Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPI)

Outpatient Use of Proton Pump Inhibitors

Sinusitis

Management of Sinusitis in Adults
Management of Sinusitis in Children Ages 1 to 18

Urinary Tract Infection

Outpatient Management of Pediatric Urinary Tract Infection

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Disorders Guidelines

Condition

Guideline

ADHD

Management of Pediatric ADHD

Behavior Health

Beacon Health Options/Guidelines

Depression

Identification and Management of Clinical Depression in Adults

Naloxone

Prescribing Naloxone in the Outpatient Setting

Pain Management

Opioids for Pain Management

Information current as of: 10/09/17