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New Rankings of Clinical Preventive Services Released

HealthPartners Institute and the National Commission on Prevention Priorities (NCPP)  announced the 2017 update of their Ranking of Clinical Preventive Services, which compares 28 of the most cost-effective and life-saving evidence-based interventions.

Three of the most cost-effective and life saving conversations a clinician can have with a patient include:

Advising adults to quit smoking;

Encouraging children and teens to not start smoking; and

Getting vaccines

This effort, a major initiative in the NCPP's Prevention Priorities work, demonstrates the value of evidence in supporting a healthier nation.

Cristie Upshaw Travis, Memphis Business Group on Health CEO, is a commission member of NPCC.

Click here to read more and learn about the NCPP.

Posted by Cristie Travis at 6:07 PM

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