An annual wellness visit, or AWV, is an appointment with your primary care provider to help you prevent illness and monitor risk factors. Even if you’re feeling perfectly healthy, visiting your primary care provider at least once a year is important. For those over 65, that number increases.

These tips will help you make the most of your annual wellness visit.

The most valuable medical appointment you will have is your annual wellness visit. The extended, in-depth visit will keep you proactive in your wellness journey and allow your care team to partner with you on your healthcare plan.

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