About the Program
The Forest Park Ministers Association, Hight Health, and JenCare Senior Medical Center Forest Park have partnered to deliver the Healthy Heart Ambassador Blood Pressure Self-Monitoring Program (HHA-BPSM).
The HHA Program is a 4-month program to encourage self-monitoring and recording of blood pressure and heart-healthy eating.
Individuals who meet the qualifications to enroll in the HHA-BPSM program will receive ongoing support from a Healthy Heart Ambassador.
The individual will be encouraged to monitor and track their blood pressure and attend monthly Nutrition Education Seminars.
A doctor’s referral is not required, but program participants will be encouraged to share their blood pressure measures with their providers.
8 Program Benefits
4-month Blood Pressure Self-Monitoring Program
Reduce your risk for heart attack, stroke, or heart disease
1:1 support through 10-minute consults and drop-ins
Develop the habit of self-monitoring
Lower or better manage your blood pressure
Free gift cards and health items throughout the program
*Free electronic blood pressure monitor, if qualified
Priority registration to monthly nutrition education seminars
Phone, email, and text access to your Program Facilitator
Forest Park Ministers Association
JenCare Senior Medical Center Forest Park
3 Truths About High Blood Pressure
Black adults are 2x as likely as White adults to die from preventable heart disease.
A person's location may impact their access and awareness to available disease management resources.
High blood pressure doesn't just affect aging adults. Nearly 1 in 4 adults aged 20 to 44 have high blood pressure.