Choosing Wisely is an educational effort which hopes to curb the cost of healthcare by helping both patients and physicians make smarter choices for testing and treatment.
Checkout the Choosing Wisely site.
Other Choosing Wisely Resources
1. Infographic - How do patients make health care decisions
2. The Choosing Wisely App
Download the Choosing Wisely App The app is currently available for download in the app store. It brings the 500 specialty society recommendations and over 100 patient-friendly materials into the palms of both physicians’ and patients’ hands. Choosing Wisely aims to promote conversations between clinicians and patients by helping patients choose care that is supported by evidence, not duplicative of other tests or procedures already received, free from harm, and truly necessary.