Here you will find information and materials to help you learn more about the Annual Wellness Visit and stay healthy.
About the Annual Wellness Visit
What is the Annual Wellness Visit?
Questions and answers about the Annual Wellness Visit.
Medicare Covered Preventive Screenings and Services
This is a checklist you can use to keep track of the tests and services you might need that are covered by Medicare.
For more information about Medicare's Preventive Services, visit the Medicare.gov website. You can also download Your Guide to Medicare's Preventive Services.
What is High Blood Pressure?
This sheet explains high blood pressure, offers information about who is at risk and what to do about it. (American Heart Association and American Stroke Association.)
Prepare for Your Blood Pressure Check
This will help you to prepare for your blood pressure check. It also explains what your blood pressure numbers mean.
Blood Pressure Wallet Card
This wallet card gives you a place to write down your blood pressure numbers and any medications you take.
The Foods You Choose: Healthy Eating Guide
This guide offers information about healthy eating and includes some healthy recipes.
Fall Prevention and Home Safety
Fall Prevention Information for Patients and Families
This booklet offers information to help you prevent falls.
Home Safety Checklist - Brochure from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Color brochure with photos. May take a minute to download.)
This checklist will help you to find dangers in your home that may cause you to fall. It also offers tips to fix the dangers.
Home Safety Checklist - Handout
Adapted from the Safety for Older Consumers Home Safety Checklist, which is a publication of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.