Improving Timely Diagnosis for Patients | WomenHeart

Improving Timely Diagnosis for Patients

As members of the Coalition to Improve Diagnosis, WomenHeart ensures that the voices of women heart patients are included in the work to improve the diagnostic process.

On Thursday, this group launched ACT for Better Diagnosis, an effort to ensure the Accuracy, Communication, and Timeliness of diagnoses.

WomenHeart’s Director of Public Policy Amy Friedrich-Karnik, participated in a panel discussion at the launch event, bringing the patient perspective and talking about some of the unique challenges women face when being diagnosed with heart disease. Read more about this new effort in our blog coming soon.

Advancing Access to Vaccines

Despite states reopening, the global pandemic of COVID-19 continues to spread in communities across the…

Read More

Advocating for Women with Heart Disease in COVID-19 Relief Policies

As we face an unprecedented public health crisis, it is more important than ever that…

Read More

Talking about Heart Health and Pregnancy on Capitol Hill

Heart disease can impact women before, during and after pregnancy, and it is the number…

Read More