USPSTF: All adults should be screened for alcohol problems

09/25/2012 | New York Times (tiered subscription model), The · Reuters

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force issued new guidelines urging primary care providers to screen all adult patients for alcohol misuse and offer brief counseling when needed. The recommendations, which reaffirmed the panel's 2004 guidelines on alcohol screening, are based on a review of studies that found counseling helped lower binge drinking.

View Full Article in:

New York Times (tiered subscription model), The · Reuters

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Mylan Inc.
Washington, DC
Health Care Exchange Account Manager
Kaiser Permanente
San Diego, CA
Director of Actuarial Services, Government Programs
Springfield, OR
Director, Health Plan Claims Operations
Group Health Cooperative
Seattle, WA
Senior Director, Research
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC