Million Hearts Implementation: A 16 State Learning Collaborative to Improve Hypertension Control Across Sectors
Learning Areas:Administration, management, leadership
Chronic disease management and prevention
Communication and informatics
Other professions or practice related to public health
Public health administration or related administration
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health
Discuss quality improvement practices that create multi-pilots and tests of change to identify protocols, policies, and programs that improve health. Identify policies and programs to be implemented at the state and local level that reduce rates of hypertension rates and increase blood pressure control.
Keyword(s): System Involvement, Hypertension
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Elizabeth Walker, MS, is the Senior Director of Health Improvement at the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) overseeing their chronic disease, tobacco and injury control projects.
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.