High blood pressure: how can we do better?
Statistics and practical guidance to help general practices and clinical commissioning groups improve detection and management of hypertension in their area.
The BHF’s Blood Pressure Award Programme provides funding for health organisations to develop, test and implement community schemes to improve the detection and management of high blood pressure across the UK.
The award programme’s goals are to:
The first round of funding opened in September 2016 and the successful organisations are now implementing their projects.
A second round of funding was launched in early October 2017. Interested organisations meeting the eligibility criteria attended a briefing event and registered interest. Successful applications were announced in September 2018.
Further information about the programme will be added to this webpage in due course.