An emerging public health and primary care strategy for hypertension management
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Basic medical science applied in public health
Chronic disease management and prevention
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related laws, regulations, standards, or guidelines
Define Self-Measured Blood Pressure monitoring and additional clinical support. Discuss home blood pressure monitors and additional clinical support interventions. List ways to promote SMBP plus additional clinical support interventions with various stakeholders. Explain how SMBP plus additional clinical support can help Million Hearts achieve its goals.
Keyword(s): Hypertension, Self-Management
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have extensively reviewed the literature on self-measured blood pressure monitoring and have been the principal or co-author of multiple CDC/Million Hearts tools on self-measured blood pressure monitoring and hypertension management for public health practitioners, employers and clinicians. Among my scientific interests has been the promotion of strategies to control blood pressure in hypertensive adults.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.