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Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention

Developing Partnerships and Advancing Policy

The focus of the Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Program is on developing partnerships and advancing policy to strengthen capacity, evaluate impact and take actions for a heart-healthy and stroke-free Oregon.

Oregon's Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Program supports National Million Hearts Efforts (pdf)

Priorities

Save your heart, take the Million Hearts pledge, and celebrate American Heart Month

Oregon's Heart Disease and Stroke Program priorities, as determined by the United States Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, include:

Planning

The statewide plan is a call to action to improve prevention and care for heart disease and stroke in Oregon.  Oregon's Statewide Plan for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention and Care (pdf) 

The Burden of Heart Disease and Stroke in Oregon

The most recent report of statewide trends in heart disease and stroke prevalence, mortality, hospitalization, and related risk factors. The Burden Report (pdf)

 

Performance Measures for the Program

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Program Announcement CDC-RFA-DP07-704 State Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Programs Notice of Availability of Funds requires that funded states comply with the performance standards. Performance Standards and Funding Opportunity Announcement

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