The resource describes the Heart Improvement Project (HIP), a comprehensive cardiovascular risk reduction program in northern Tulsa, OK. HIP fosters collaboration among community and government agencies, and the University of Oklahoma medical and public health schools. HIP effectively augments traditional public health outreach efforts and clinical care delivery for uninsured patients with increased cardiovascular risk, by performing outreach in non-traditional, non-clinical settings.
KeywordsPublic Health, Diabetes, Uninsured, Cardiovascular Risk, Hypertension, Outreach
Mark D. Fox, MD, PhD, MPH, University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy
Michelle Lamb, PharmD, University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy
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