From Cardiovascular Health

Webinar – Target: BP – Improving Blood Pressure Control Through Actionable Data, Evidence-based Tools, Team-based Care, and Patient Engagement

Title: Target: BP – Improving Blood Pressure Control Through Actionable Data, Evidence-based Tools, Team-based Care, and Patient Engagement Date:  April 27, 2017 Time: 12:00 – 1:00 pm EST Guest Speakers: Laken Barkowski, RN, BSN Improvement Advisor, Improving Health Outcomes American Medical Association   Vikas Bhala, MPH, MBA Improvement Advisor, Improving Health Outcomes American Medical Association …

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Million Hearts® Action Guide “Identifying and Treating Patients Who Use Tobacco”

The Million Hearts® Action Guide series provides clinicians with evidence-based approaches for improving cardiovascular health.  Each guide offers action steps and features proven tactics to help more Americans live heart-healthy, stroke-free lives. If improving your patients’ cardiovascular health is a priority in your practice, Million Hearts® Action Guide series can provide the resources and assistance …

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Celebrate Heart Health this Valentine’s Day

Join the Home Health Quality Improvement (HHQI) team and participating home health agencies from across the country as we welcome Million Hearts® Executive Director Janet Wright, MD, FACC to present a free 60-minute webinar appropriate for leadership, clinicians and anyone interested in preventing heart attacks and strokes. Dr. Wright will discuss impacts made by the …

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By-The-Numbers: QIN-QIOs Improving Cardiac Health, Preventing Stroke and Reducing Cardiac Disparities

In alignment with the Department of Health & Human Services’ Million Hearts® goal to prevent one million heart attacks and strokes by 2017, Quality Innovation Network – Quality Improvement Organizations are focusing on improving the ABCS (Aspirin therapy when appropriate, Blood pressure control, Cholesterol management, and Smoking screening and cessation) to reduce cardiac risk among …

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