Upcoming Medical Record Audits for 2013

Spring Access Surveys Begin Soon

Introducing EmblemHealth Neighborhood Care

Annual CAHPS Surveys Beginning

New Benefit Plans

Laboratory Services

Enhanced Autism Mandate Effective November 1, 2012

Medicaid and Medicare Updates

Claims Corner

Improvements to Our Online Doctor Search

What You Need to Know About
ICD-10 Today

Behind the Scenes

EmblemHealth, Among the Healthiest Companies To Work For

Early Elective Deliveries (Healthy Babies
Are Worth the Wait)

2013 Quality Program at EmblemHealth

Health Outcomes Survey

Brand vs. Generic:
Implications to Health Care

Tips to Reduce Antibiotic Use

Support the Fight Against Breast Cancer: Promote Routine Screenings

Counseling Your Young and Adolescent Patients

Clinical Corner

News&Notes Archive


Clinical Corner

Clinical Corner is an online resource for updated information on clinical practice guidelines, medical policies and medical technologies. Formulary updates for EmblemHealth commercial, Medicare and Medicaid plans are available on the Pharmacy Benefit Services page of our Web site. Check Clinical Corner regularly to see the latest clinical updates.

The Health Status Improvement Committee meets regularly to review medical best practices and current clinical approaches to the treatment of disease states and conditions. The committee selects and adopts what it considers the most expert and effective clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) for our network practitioners.

The Health Status Improvement Committee recently approved the following CPGs for use by EmblemHealth, GHI and HIP providers:


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