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Clinical Practice Guidelines

UnitedHealthcare has identified and adopted evidence-based clinical guidelines to guide our quality and health management programs. View the guidelines (PDF 163 KB). 

Utilization Management Committee Approval - May 19, 2016   

 

Abuse and Neglect Identification

Alcohol Abuse Prevention and Treatment 

Disease Management (CHF, COPD, DM, and depression)

American College of Cardiology / American Heart Association

American Diabetes Association

American Psychiatric Association Depression

Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD)

Management of Dementia

 

Nursing Facility Utilization


Assessment of function. In: Evidence- based geriatric nursing protocols for best practice

Assessing cognitive functioning. In: Evidence-based geriatric nursing protocols for best practice. 2003 (revised 2012). NGC:009705
Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing - Academic Institution.

Function-focused care (FFC) interventions. In: Evidence-based geriatric nursing protocols for best practice. 2012. NGC:009730
Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing - Academic Institution.

Comprehensive assessment and management of the critically ill. In: Evidence-based geriatric nursing protocols for best practice. 2008 (revised 2012). NGC:009707
Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing - Academic Institution.

Family caregiving. In: Evidence-based geriatric nursing protocols for best practice. 2008 (revised 2012). NGC:009713
Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing - Academic Institution.

Assessment of physical function. In: Evidence-based geriatric nursing protocols for best practice. 2003 (revised 2012). NGC:009706
Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing - Academic Institution.

Transitional care. In: Evidence-based geriatric nursing protocols for best practice. 2012. NGC:009728
Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing - Academic Institution.