Cardiovascular Health Program
The Impact of Cardiovascular Disease in Nebraska Report
The purposes of this report are to identify areas for the Nebraska Cardiovascular Health Program to focus programmatic activities, provide support for the development of a comprehensive cardiovascular disease state plan, and to increase CVD awareness among key decision makers in Nebraska that will result in increased attention and funding. Another purpose is to provide data that will identify highest-risk populations and identify opportunities for intervention.
This report contains Nebraska data on CVD mortality, hospitalization and medical procedures, drug prescriptions, risk factors, and barriers to primary and secondary CVD prevention. In addition, this report identifies gaps in the available CVD data.
Executive Summary and Report Highlights--Supplemental Report
Table of Contents
Executive Summary and Report Highlights
Medical Care and Expenses
Risk Factors for CVD
Barriers to Cardiovascular Health
Nebraska Cardiovascular Health Program
301 Centennial Mall South, P.O. Box 95026
Lincoln, NE 68509-5044
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