Health Services Advisory Group (HSAG) created a change package entitled Promising Practices in Cardiovascular Disease: Closing the Gap in Minority Disparities. Visit success stories to learn more.
Health Services Advisory Group (HSAG) released a video that “brought patients into the room” at a healthcare provider Learning Action Network meeting to increase awareness of the benefits of community-based programs.
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Arkansas Foundation for Medical Care’s Bless Your Heart health ministry toolkit has helped improve the well-being of the congregation in Arkansas churches. Visit Success Stories to learn more.
MetaStar highlights heart healthy medication therapy management in a video featuring Ha yat Pharmacy in Wisconsin. Visit Success Stories to learn more
QSource releases “West Tennessee Senior Resource Guide for Providers.” Visit Success Stories to learn more.
Arkansas Libraries Joining the Fight Against High Blood Pressure- Blood pressure monitors now available in libraries.
Loucious Thomas: Against the Odds- The story of Loucious Thomas, an Arkansas man who lost more than 130 pounds after serious chest pain forces him to go to the hospital. That hospital visit triggered a complete life change for Mr. Thomas. View His Story and Other Cardiac Success Stories
Information on Heart Disease Prompts Beneficiary to Seek Care The instructor spoke with John after a diabetes class when she notices he was not feeling well. In fact, John was not feeling well, and he continued to feel worse as the day progressed. John remembered some information that was shared during one of the Diabetes Self Management Education classes. Please read more to learn how John took action.
Cooking Healthy Meals with Food Bank Ingredients - Ann and her husband learned how to make lifestyle changes to help them manage their diabetes. They have struggled to make diabetes-healthy meals from the starchy foods they get from the food bank—mostly potatoes, rice, beans, and pastas. In Ann’s EDC diabetes education class, she learned a new method of preparing potatoes. Learn more about cooking healthy meals with food bank ingredients and other success stories.