Patient Safety Tool: Provider Toolkit to Improve Hypertension Control

Written by Sabrina Rodak | May 31, 2013 | Print  |

The American Medical Group Foundation and American Medical Group Association offer a free toolkit on improving hypertension control among patients.

The "Provider Toolkit to Improve Hypertension Control" is part of AMGF's and AMGA's three-year Measure Up/Pressure Down campaign, which aims for medical groups and health systems to get the blood pressure of 80 percent of their high blood pressure patients in control by 2016.

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The toolkit is a guide for healthcare providers to implement a hypertension quality improvement initiative, and is organized around eight care processes. A set of steps and resources, best practice tools and a recommended case study accompany each care process.

Download the hypertension control toolkit for use in your own facility.

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