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October Observances & Featured Resources

HHQI has free resources to help you promote some of October's annual events among your patients and staff. Scroll down for a list of observances that are relevant to home health and related featured HHQI resources. (Please note: You must be registered with HHQI and HHQI University in order to access most of the resources, but it's easy and free.)
 
The Underserved Populations BPIP includes evidence-based tools designed to improve health literacy, such as:
  • Teach-back tools
  • PDSA Worksheet
  • "I Speak..." Cards
  • Plain Language G.R.I.D.
  • Health Literacy Tip Sheet

The Depression Management BPIP includes evidence-based screening and management tools such as:
  • ZONE Tool: Depression (multiple languages)
  • Patient Self-Management: Depression
  • Are These Feelings Normal?

Browse the Cardiovascular Health Parts 1 & 2 and Cardiovascular Health for At-Risk Populations BPIPs for evidence-based resources designed to reduce patients' stroke risk, such as:
  • Stroke Risk Factors Word Search & Crossword
  • Taking Aspirin to Prevent Strokes
  • Your Guide to Lowering Blood Pressure
  • Risk Categories: Cholesterol & Triglyceride Levels
  • Tobacco Cessation Counseling Guidesheet
 
HHQI University courses
Educational Patient Videos