Preventive Health Guide

Men and women have a variety of conditions to be aware of as they age. These guides provide a list of tests and exams that women and men, respectively, should discuss with their physicians.

The Reference Guide for Preventive Medicine Services is based on published literature by nationally recognized authorities in health care and the expressed opinions of participating network physicians.

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Information about PDF Files You may also download a chart that displays information for all age groups.

This guide is based on published literature by nationally recognized authorities in health care and the expressed opinions of participating network physicians. This information is intended for educational purposes only and should not be interpreted as medical advice nor as a listing of preventive services with no-cost sharing as required under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Please consult your doctor for advice about changes that may affect your health. Some services may not be covered under your health plan. Please refer to your benefit plan document for details concerning benefits,procedures and exclusions.

References

  • The Reference Guide for Preventive Medicine is based on published literature by nationally recognized authorities in health care and the expressed opinions of participating network physicians.
  • Summary of Policy Recommendations for Health Examination, American Academy of Family Physicians, Leawood, Ks., August 2005
  • American Cancer Society Cancer Detection Guidelines. 2006
  • Guidelines for Perinatal Care, American Academy of Pediatrics and American Academy of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 5th Edition, 2002
  • American Academy of Pediatrics RedBook: 2003 Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases. 26th ed. Elk Grove Village, Il.
  • www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org
  • www.brightfutures.aap.org