Practice Guidelines

Preventive and clinical practice guidelines are based on the health needs and opportunities for improvement identified as part of the Quality Assurance Program Improvement (QAPI) program. Whenever possible, Nebraska Total Care adopts preventive and clinical practice guidelines that are published by nationally recognized organizations or government institutions as well as state-wide collaborative and/or a consensus of healthcare professionals in the applicable field.

Preventative Care

Disease Management

Behavioral Health

  • Smoking Cessation During Pregnancy (Obstet Gynecol 2010; 116: 1241-4) - American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence: 2008 update (May 2008) - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; Public Health Service