Choosing Wisely is a national campaign developed by the ABIM Foundation to help physicians and patients discuss medical tests and procedures that medical groups say are not needed, overused or maybe harmful. Click here to see the Choosing Wisely recommendations from these specialty groups. ICSI, Minnesota Medical Association and the Minnesota Action Group are spreading this campaign as Choosing Wisely Minnesota.
This campaign earned the ICSI Patient Advisory Council's Seal of Approval for delivering patient- and family-centered care that also supports shared decision-making. Check out the criteria the campaign met to receive the seal.
Check it out! ICSI's Dr. Howard Epstein is featured in a PSA running on radio stations across Minnesota.
There are 200+ Choosing Wisely recommendations. Some that medical groups might want to focus on because of their impact on patient safety and the medical evidence behind them can be found here.
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