5 to-dos for smarter checkups

Here’s a handy to-do list to help you make the most of the time you have with your doctor. Use it to prepare for your next visit.

❏ Check that my doctor — or any new provider — is in my network.

❏ Make a list of all my medicines — both prescriptions and any over-the-counter products, including vitamins, herbals and supplements.

❏ Jot down any questions, symptoms or concerns I have before my doctor visit.

❏ Ask my doctor what preventive care I need.

❏ Move all my prescriptions to one pharmacy.

Add your own notes or to-dos:

The information provided here is for general informational purposes only and not intended to be nor should be construed as medical or other advice. You should consult your own doctor and/or an appropriate professional to determine what may be right for you. Treatment options mentioned may not be covered by your benefit plan. Check your plan for specific coverage details.