6|18 State Spotlight | November 2022
Promoting strategies that improve access and adherence to anti-hypertensive medications, as well as a team-based approach to hypertension control.
Guide/Toolkit | September 2021
Provides a detailed description of an intervention intended to address health disparities among heart failure patients.
Fact Sheet | June 2020
Highlights important SMBP codes.
Guide/Toolkit | May 2020
Shares process improvement resources and tools that outpatient clinical settings can implement as they seek optimal hypertension control.
Guide/Toolkit | March 2020
Provides information about the Texas Medicaid benefits, policies, and procedures that are applicable to durable medical equipment suppliers and providers.
Brief/Report | February 2020
Contains a national analysis of self-measured blood pressure monitoring coverage and reimbursement policies by selected public and private payers/insurers across the United States.
6|18 State Spotlight | January 2020
Increasing patient adherence to anti-hypertensive medications and improving access to self-monitoring blood pressure devices to control high blood pressure.
Provides videos of patients speaking about their stories taking control of their blood pressure.
Fact Sheet | October 2019
Contains information about California's durable medical equipment items not included in the following DME groups: infusion equipment, oxygen and respiratory equipment, speech generating devices, therapeutic anti-decubitus mattresses and bed products and wheelchairs and wheelchair accessories.
Guide/Toolkit | October 2019
Provides information on how people can obtain coverage for self-measured blood pressure monitoring devices, as well as resources available in Connecticut.
Engagement/Education Material | September 2019
Shares information on how states partnered with local, and community partners to increase the use of self-managed blood pressure for those with high blood pressure, as well as state-level findings.
Guide/Toolkit | August 2019
Helps states understand the landscape of covered benefits offered by managed care organizations that target hypertension control services for Medicaid members.
Guide/Toolkit | July 2019
Provides general information on blood pressure, such as definitions, strategies on measuring blood pressure, and tips on healthy eating.
Technical Assistance Tool | November 2018
Shares patient and provider educational materials, ranging from fact sheets and podcasts to data maps and trainings.
Guide/Toolkit | July 2018
Guides help health care delivery organizations implement SMBP into practice or optimize their existing SMBP processes in a systematic way.
| June 2018
Showcases several community health centers' work to implement self-measured blood pressure monitoring programs in their clinics.
Video | April 2018
Demonstrates a step-by-step process on how to use a home blood pressure monitor.
Guide/Toolkit | February 2017
Summarizes strategies and lessons from state teams that participated in a collaborative to help strengthen blood pressure control.
Guide/Toolkit | January 2017
Details brief evidence summaries for effective blood pressure and cholesterol control strategies and highlights resources and tools useful for implementing these strategies.
Brief/Report | June 2016
Highlights lessons and case studies from states that have implemented hypertension diagnosis strategies.