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Details for Service Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention
Service Name Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Program Name Access, Outreach
Goal Expand awareness, understanding and use of information to enhance the health and safety of North Carolinians.
Objective Assure that children and/or adults have access to consistent and accurate health and safety information through outreach and education.
Division Division of Public Health
Service Description

The Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention service works with health systems to prevent and manage heart disease and stroke among North Carolinians. Activities include:

  • Promoting the adoption and use of electronic health records within health care systems
  • Promoting clinical guidelines for blood pressure control and cholesterol management
  • Implementing team-based care for patients with high blood pressure and high blood cholesterol
  • Linking community resources and clinical services that support systematic referrals, self-management, and lifestyle change for patients with high blood pressure and high blood cholesterol    
  • Collaborating with the Stroke Advisory Committee and the Justus-Warren Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Task Force
Web Site https://www.communityclinicalconnections.com/what-we-do/promote-cardiovascular-health/ Year First Initiated 1995
Available State Wide Yes Geographic Area Served
Grants Provided No Competitive Bidding No
Competitive Bidding Details
Waiting List No Waiting List Start Date
Number Waiting
Waiting List Details

Income Eligibility
Income Eligibility No
Income Eligibility Method
Income Eligibility Type
Whose Income Eligibility
Income Disregard No
Income Disregard Desc
Income Verified No
Income Verified Method
Income Criteria
Income Eligibility Change 1/1/1901
Income Eligibility Method Prior To Change
Income Eligibility Other

Target Population
Age Range Start Age Range End
40 75
40 85

Legal Authority
Authorization Level Authorization Type Citation
State Statute 143B-216.60 The Justus Warren Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Task Force

Budget Information
State Fiscal Year (SFY)
As of the month of
Authorized Budget Fiscal Year 2024 SFY 2023-2024 Year To Date Expenditures Balance
Salary and Fringes (1X) 0 0 0
Salary Other (1X) 0 0 0
Operating (2X-5X) 0 0 0
Contracts/Allocations (6X) 0 0 0
Reserves (7X) 0 0 0
Transfers (8X) 0 0 0
Total Requirements 0 0 0
Receipts-Federal 0 0 0
Receipts- Local receipts 0 0 0
Receipts- Other receipts 0 0 0
Total Receipts 0 0 0
General Fund Appropriations 0 0 0
State Local Other
0 0 0
State Local
0 0