What is a Provider Champion

Updated:Feb 18,2014


Missouri Million Hearts Header


What is a Million Hearts Provider Champion?

By joining the Million Hearts initiative in Missouri as a physician champion, medical professionals agree to serve as an expert resource and suggest activities and educational opportunities for the Million Hearts initiative in Missouri.

This role includes:

  • Promote among their peers the use of aspirin therapy, blood pressure control, cholesterol management and smoking cessation (also known as the ABCS) for the prevention of heart attack and stroke.
     
  • Serve on the Missouri Million Hearts Advisory Council and provide input on building infrastructure to prevent heart attack and stroke.
     
  • Other medical professionals interested in joining the Million Hearts initiative in Missouri as a physician champion are encouraged to contact Robin Hamann with the American Heart Association at 618-416-2530 or Kristin Bird with Primaris.
     
  • Physician Champion Role    
     
  • Pharmacist Champion Role    

MORE ABOUT THE PROVIDER CHAMPION

RETURN TO THE MISSOURI MILLION HEARTS INITIATIVE HOME