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Clinical practice: Behavioral health medical clearance
Guidelines for medical clearance for patients requiring inpatient psychiatric care including guidelines for lab work, vital signs, and general medical care needs.
- Clinical practice: Behavioral health medical clearance (loaded 02/12)
Clinical practice: Depression screening (adults and adolescents in primary care settings)
It is an expected clinical practice that patients > 12 years of age presenting to primary care offices will be screened for depression using an age-appropriate standardized screening tool. Positive screening results will trigger further evaluation. After diagnosis is confirmed using standard diagnostic criteria, an individual plan of care will be developed for treatment and follow-up.
- Clinical practice: Depression screening (adults and adolescents in primary care settings) (loaded 03/13)