Clinical Practice Implementation Tool for Hypertension

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Clinical Practice Implementation Tool for Hypertension

Description

This tool is designed to help clinical practices improve their approach to hypertension care. The tool provides guidelines for evaluating current systems, making changes that support accurate blood pressure measurement, and improving hypertension screening, prevention, and management.

This tool has the following sections:

  • Foreword
  • How to use this implementation tool
  • Preparing for a quality improvement initiative
  • Hypertension change package
  • Resources and tools
  • Appendices
  • References

Developer:

Washington State Department of Health

Funding Sources:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Washington State Department of Health

History

Release Date: 2013
Date Verified: 09/18/14
Original Summary: July 2014
Last Updated: 09/18/14

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