FHN has been awarded BOTH the Gold+ and Silver Awards from the American Heart Association (AHA) for the Target BP program based on 2022 quality data! FHN received Gold+ (at least 70% of the adult population’s blood pressure is controlled) for all sites, except Cincinnatus, where we received a Silver Award (finished just under 70%). Providing excellent health care means keeping up with advancing treatment recommendations. By participating in Target: BP™, we help ensure our patients get the latest, evidence-based treatment to manage their blood pressure and lead longer and healthier lives.
FHN was also awarded Gold+ Awards for all FHN Health Centers for both Diabetes and Cholesterol management. The data submitted reflected impressive HbA1c control in patients, and exceptional ≥70% appropriate statin therapy use throughout our at-risk patient population. Preventing or managing diabetes and cholesterol can lead to longer, healthier lives by reducing the risk of heart disease and stroke. By participating in Target: Type 2 Diabetes and Check. Change. Control. Cholesterol™, we help ensure that our patients get the latest, evidence-based treatment.
We are proud that the American Heart Association recognizes our commitment to our patients. Please join us in congratulating our entire health care team for their commitment to providing excellent care.