Get With The Guidelines℠ Toolbox

QualityTool

Get With The Guidelines℠ Toolbox

Description

Get With The Guidelines SM (GWTG) is an evidence-based program for in-hospital quality improvement. It helps to ensure that the care hospitals provide to coronary artery disease, stroke, and heart failure patients is aligned with the latest scientific guidelines.

The GWTG Toolbox is designed to help hospitals implement the guidelines so that they can improve the quality of care provided to patients and save more lives.

This toolkit includes the following sections:

  • Getting started
  • Team meeting tools
  • Success stories
  • Clinical tools

Developer:

American Heart Association; American Stroke Association

Funding Sources:

American Heart Association

History

Release Date: 2007
Original Summary: October 2007
Last Updated: 03/14/12

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