Date: July 13, 2022
The Hypertension Control Challenge is now accepting applications! The challenge identifies and spotlights health care professionals, practices, and systems that have achieved nationally laudable hypertension control rates.
You and your team are encouraged to join this stellar group of high performers by submitting your application for the 2022 Million Hearts® Hypertension Control Challenge. The Challenge is open to solo and group practices, in addition to health systems, that have achieved hypertension control rates of at least 80% for a 12-month period. The deadline to apply is September 7, 2022.
In other news, the National Association of Community Health Centers has sent out the SMBP At-A-Glance Comparison Tool. If you have a SMBP or Healthy Heart Ambassador – Blood Pressure Self-Management program, this is a nice reference tool to take a quick look at device features as well as data/technology features.