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Agencies unveil Million Hearts Hypertension Control Challenge
The Million Hearts Hypertension Control Challenge was unveiled by HHS and the CDC on Wednesday to identify providers that are leveraging health IT to boost the heart health and blood pressure control. Submissions should include the prevalence of hypertension in the practice or health system and discuss technology used to improve blood pressure control rates. Each of the 20 winners will receive a cash award amounting to $2,000.
Written by Dr Kim Kuebler
Dr. Kim Kuebler is the Medical Team Leader for Ortho Sport and Spine Physicians, Savannah, GA. She is an Adult Nurse Practitioner graduate from Emory University's School of Nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice graduate from Vanderbilt University.