What's New in the Discussion about Hypertension?Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017
1-2 p.m. MT
This month's webinar event will feature the new hypertension guidelines released in November 2017 and a discussion on implementing home blood pressure monitoring programs.
Dr. Barry Stults will provide an overview of the new guidelines, including highlights of changes as well as some items that were not as visible in the news. Dr. Stults is a professor of clinical medicine at the University of Utah Medical Center and a practicing internist specializing in the management of resistant hypertension.
Staff from Ogden Clinic and Exodus Healthcare Network in Utah will also share how they implemented successful at-home blood pressure monitoring programs with their hypertensive patients.
Following this webinar, participants will be able to:
- Describe the new hypertension guidelines released in November 2017
- Recall key components of an at-home blood pressure monitoring program
- Apply implementation strategies for an at-home blood pressure monitoring program