The Great 8 Cardiovascular and Diabetes Healthy Heart Behaviors

Resource summary

ALL “GREAT 8” advice sheets (8 pages)

The Great 8 Cardiovascular and Diabetes Healthy Heart Behaviors are recommended healthy behaviors for patients.

  1. Be active
  2. Eat well
  3. Practice wellness
  4. Check your blood pressure
  5. Understand your blood sugar numbers
  6. Know your cholesterol levels
  7. Steer clear of smoking/vaping
  8. Follow your doctor's recommendations
Audience
Care Managers
Community Health Workers
Nurses
Operations
Practice Manager
Primary Care Provider (Physician, ARNP, or PA)
Quality Improvement Managers
Social Workers
Practice Type
Primary Care
Resource type
Guidelines
Evidence
Tools
Checklist
Publication date
Sponsoring organization
Washington State Department of Health