CDC recognizes WellOne for hypertension control strategies

CDC recognizes WellOne for hypertension control strategies

SCITUATE – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced the winners of the 2017 Million Hearts Hypertension Control Challenge. WellOne Primary Medical and Dental Care, with offices in Pascoag, Foster, Scituate and North Kingstown, was one of 24 “Champions” in the country to achieve high rates of blood pressure control.

WellOne provides primary medical, dental, and behavioral health services to more than 16,000 Rhode Islanders each year.

A press release announced that WellOne, the only medical practice in Rhode Island recognized for this achievement, focused on proven strategies to help their patients achieve blood pressure control at rates at or above the Million Hearts target of 70 percent.