Choosing Wisely

An Initiative of the ABIM Foundation



MaineOrtho supports ABIM Foundation’s Choosing Wisely® campaign as it aims to promote conversations between providers and patients by helping patients choose care that is:

  • Supported by evidence
  • Not duplicative of other tests or procedures already received
  • Free from harm
  • Truly necessary
  • We therefore encourage our patients to consider the following, to make the most of their opportunity, and responsibility, to participate in their own care: