Clinical and Preventive Guidelines

These guidelines and practice parameters outline the management and prevention measures for the diseases and events individually listed below. Clinical guidelines are not used within Preferred Care Partners/UnitedHealthcare to decide benefit coverage. Benefit coverage decisions are based upon language in the consumer-specific benefit document. 

2015 Transplant Review Guidelines

Acute Myocardial Infarction with ST Elevation

Acute Myocardial Infarction without ST Elevation

Adult Acute Cough Illness (Acute Bronchitis) 

Asthma 

Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) 

Bipolar Disorder (Adults) 

Bipolar Disorder (Children and Adolescents) 

Cardiovascular Disease - Prevention in Women

Cardiovascular Disease - Secondary Prevention and Risk Reduction Therapy for Patients with Coronary and Other Atherosclerotic Vascular Disease

Cholesterol Management - Detection, Evaluation and Treatment of High Blood Cholesterol in Adults

Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease 

Depression/Major Depressive Disorder

Diabetes 

Dietary Guidelines

Evidence-Based Clinical Guidelines - Imaging 2014

Heart Failure 

Hemophilia and von Willebrand Disease

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)

Hyperbilirubinemia in the Newborns 

Hypertension

Mechanical Circulatory Support Device (MCSD) 

Neonatal Resource Services Clinical Guideline: Apnea and Bradycardia

Neonatal Resource Services Clinical Guideline: Discharge Planning 

Neonatal Resource Services Clinical Guideline: Feeding the Neonate

Neonatal Resource Services Clinical Guideline: Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Neonatal Resource Services Clinical Guideline: Neonatal Sepsis

Neonatal Resource Services Clinical Guideline: Thermoregulation 

Physical Activity

Preventive Services

Schizophrenia 

Sickle Cell Disease 

Spinal Stenosis

Stable Ischemic Heart Disease

Substance Use Disorders

Tobacco Use