• Supported by evidence
  • Not duplicative of other tests or procedures already received
  • Free from harm
  • Truly necessary

Choosing Wisely® aims to promote conversations between clinicians and patients by helping patients choose care that is:

The Connecticut Choosing Wisely Collaborative is the recognized and trusted convener for the promotion and adoption of Choosing Wisely® principles and practices by key stakeholders in Connecticut.

The CCWC acts on its vision by initiating and supporting efforts to set and achieve specific measurable goals for implementing Choosing Wisely® by and for the benefit of:

Collaborative Members

Our Vision...

  • Practitioners and Health Systems
  • Patients and Community Organizations
  • Educational Institutions for Training Health Care Professionals​
  • Employers and Payers​
  • Access Health CT
  • ​Community Health Center Association of CT (CHCACT)
  • ​Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc
  • Connecticut Business Group on Health
  • Connecticut Center for Primary Care
  • Connecticut Health Foundation
  • Donaghue Foundation
  • National Physicians Alliance - Connecticut Chapter
  • Office of the Comptroller of Connecticut
  • Office of the Healthcare Advocate
  • Qualidigm
  • Universal Health Care Foundation
    of Connecticut