The Choosing Wisely® in North Carolina initiative aims to reduce health care waste by helping patients make smart and effective health care choices.
Our results have seen significant reductions in the unnecessary use of:
- Pap tests
- Scans for osteoporosis
Taking the best care of yourself and your family includes talking with your doctor about necessary tests and treatments. Based on your situation, some tests or treatments may not be needed.
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