Missouri Million Hearts

Missouri Million Hearts
is a national campaign formed to prevent one million heart attacks and strokes by 2017.  
The partnership of key health organizations in Missouri raises awareness by highlighting the cooperation and individual work of the partners
to achieve the shared goal of saving lives from heart disease and stroke. 
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Read the newest reports, newsletters, and resources. Learn more about health living and the ABCs of prevention. For health care providers already involved or those that would like more information. For communities that are already involved or would like to get involved in this initiative.
   Getting Involved:

The Missouri Million Hearts Partnership has created different implementation teams to address the ABCs of heart disease an stroke prevention from a variety of perspectives. These teams are mutually supportive in their efforts to achieve the shared goal of saving the lives of 20,000 Missourians from heart disease and stroke. View  the complete list of Implementation Teams (PDF) to discover how you may best apply your area of expertise and interest.

The Missouri Million Hearts Partnership Members (PDF) show the contact information of each team leader. Please contact the team leader of your interest to join our efforts and participate in meetings to lead initiatives to support your peers in achieving the Missouri Million Hearts goals. For questions or to join our membership please contact tammy.fergerson@health.mo.gov

Missouri Million Heart Partner Agencies
Thank you to the following organizations for their partnership in our efforts to save 20,000 Missouri lives by 2017.

American Heart AssociationMissouri State Medical Association
Dent CountyMissouri Primary Care Association
Kansas City Chamber of CommerceOzarks Technical College
Missouri Department of Health and Senior ServicesPfizer Inc.
Missouri Nurses AssociationPrimaris
Missouri Pharmacist Care NetworkUniversity of Missouri - Kansas City

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