Strategies 1.4.1:
Increase the use of aspirin according to evidence-based recommendations for individuals without a history of coronary heart disease or stroke who are at increased risk of ischemic events.

Strategy from the 2011-2020 Minnesota Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Plan

Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services
The 10th Scope of Work includes cardiovascular prevention campaign for aspirin.

Website: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services


HealthPartners - Preventive Care Guidelines

HealthPartners' Preventive Care Guidelines include aspirin counseling for men 45-79 and women 55-79.

Website: Preventive Care Guidelines


Ask About Aspirin
Partners in Prevention - Reducing Heart Attack and Stroke in Minnesota is a statewide cardiovascular disease prevention program which promotes the use of low-dose aspirin to prevent heart attack and stroke in targeted age groups (men age 45-79 and women 55-79). There are two interventions: one aimed at increasing public awareness of effective heart attack and stroke prevention and the other will facilitate delivery of these interventions by health professionals and health systems.

Contact: Karen Miller
Phone:
(612) 624-5961
E-mail:
khmiller@umn.edu
Website:
Ask About Aspirin

If you would like to report current activity around this strategy, please contact Sueling Schardin at (651) 201-4051 or sueling.schardin@state.mn.us

 

Updated Tuesday, 13-May-2014 09:24:21 CDT