Clinical Practice Guidelines Provide Important Tips to Physicians, Staff


Humana adopts clinical practice guidelines based on guidance from national organizations generally considered expert in their fields. Humana's YourPractice features updates to established guidelines and introduces newly adopted guidelines. Humana has two goals: To provide timely information about evidence-based best practices for patient care and to help improve quality measures and Stars scores. While many guidelines are updated annually, others may not change for several years. Humana encourages physicians and other practitioners to look for these clinical practice guideline notifications in Humana's YourPractice. Medical and behavioral health clinical practice guidelines are available here.

Updated current clinical practice guidelines

  • Adult immunizations (2015)
  • Arterial fibrillation (2014)
  • Asthma care (2015)
  • Childhood immunizations (2015)

Newly added clinical practice guidelines

  • Obstetrics routine care (2012)
  • Well-woman routine care (2015)
  • Heart risk calculator (2013)