Clinical practice guidelines

Use these resources to find information about specific treatment types and guidelines

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)


Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease

Chronic Pain Opioid Prescribing Guidelines


CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain

Adult Preventive Care


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Adult Immunization Schedule (over 18 years old)

American Cancer Society Guidelines for the Early Detection of Cancer

  • Breast cancer
  • Colorectal cancer and polyps
  • Cervical cancer
  • Endometrial (uterine) cancer
  • Prostate cancer

Tobacco Cessation


Counselling patients to quit

Clinical pharmacy medication review


Medication management guideline

Community reintegration and support


The effect of guided care teams on the use of health services

Long‐term Care (LTC) residential coordination of services


Transitions of care in the long-term care continuum

Medical necessity criteria


  • Criteria required by applicable state or federal regulatory agency
  • Milliman Care Guidelines as the primary decision support for most medical diagnoses and conditions
  • Aetna Clinical Policy Bulletins (CPBs)
  • LOCUS/CALOCUS Guidelines
  • American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) Criteria