Cardiac Health – Resources

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New Acute Ischemic Stroke Guidelines for Adults Announced

The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association released comprehensive new guidelines in 2018 for treating adults with acute ischemic stroke. The guidelines include key recommendations regarding eligibility for IV alteplase and mechanical thrombectomy. The guidelines, based on the most recent science, address pre-hospital care, urgent and emergency evaluation and treatment, and in-hospital management, including secondary prevention.

Presentation and Discussion of Updated Hypertension and Cholesterol Guidelines with Dr. Mori Krantz – 2/26/18

In this Telligen presentation, Dr. Mori Krantz, MD, FACC, FACP, professor of medicine/cardiology at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and director of echocardiography at Denver Health Medical Center, reviews the 2018 hypertension and cholesterol guidelines, including: 1. The difference between “treat to target” and “population-based” dyslipidemia care. 2. The risk categories and treatment …

Using the Pharmacists’ Patient Care Process to Manage High Blood Pressure: A Resource Guide for Pharmacists

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention recognizes the contribution that community pharmacists can make to improve population health. CDC developed this publication as a call to action to use the Pharmacists’ Patient Care Process as a way to prevent and manage high blood pressure through team-based …

Heart Failure Webinar Series

This recorded Heart Failure Webinar Series is designed to assist communities to improve heart failure care through innovative care, data analysis and engagement strategies. The YouTube videos range in length from 49 minutes to 1 hour 4 minutes. Topics include: Heart Failure 101 Improve Heart Failure Self Care and Reduce Readmissions Using Data to Understand …

Engaging Patients and Families as Part of the Team: Strategies for Success (12/6/17) – Transcript

Join Telligen and Dr. Kelly Smith, PhD, of MedStar Health Research Institute, for a one-hour discussion about patient and family engagement and how it impacts patient safety and quality of care – including four effective strategies that organizations can use to engage patients, families and caregivers. This resource requires registration

Engaging Patients and Families as Part of the Team: Strategies for Success (12/6/17) – Presentation

Join Telligen and Dr. Kelly Smith, PhD, of MedStar Health Research Institute, for a one-hour discussion about patient and family engagement and how it impacts patient safety and quality of care – including four effective strategies that organizations can use to engage patients, families and caregivers. This resource requires registration

Engaging Patients and Families as Part of the Team: Strategies for Success (12/6/17) – Recording

Join Telligen and Dr. Kelly Smith, PhD, of MedStar Health Research Institute, for a one-hour discussion about patient and family engagement and how it impacts patient safety and quality of care – including four effective strategies that organizations can use to engage patients, families and caregivers. This resource requires registration

Iowa Million Hearts 2022 Workshop – 11/29/17 – Transcript

In collaboration with Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Iowa Healthcare Collaborative, Telligen hosted the Iowa Million Hearts 2022 Workshop on November 29, 2017. Dr. Janet Wright, Executive Director of Million Hearts, gave an overview of the 2022 initiative as the keynote speaker. In addition, Terry Meek from IDPH gave an update on the …

Iowa Million Hearts 2022 Workshop – 11/29/17 – Presentation

In collaboration with Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Iowa Healthcare Collaborative, Telligen hosted the Iowa Million Hearts 2022 Workshop on November 29, 2017. Dr. Janet Wright, Executive Director of Million Hearts, gave an overview of the 2022 initiative as the keynote speaker. In addition, Terry Meek from IDPH gave an update on the …

Iowa Million Hearts 2022 Workshop – 11/29/17 – Recording

In collaboration with Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Iowa Healthcare Collaborative, Telligen hosted the Iowa Million Hearts 2022 Workshop on November 29, 2017. Dr. Janet Wright, Executive Director of Million Hearts, gave an overview of the 2022 initiative as the keynote speaker. In addition, Terry Meek from IDPH gave an update on the …