Aspirin Workflow: Ensuring Evidence-Based Care with Medical Assistants

Resource: Aspirin Workflow (PDF, 112 KB, 1 page)

This workflow shows how medical assistants can provide a check to ensure that evidence-based care is delivered, which supports Key Driver 4: Create and support high functioning teams to deliver high-quality evidence-based care. By establishing a workflow to identify patients with heart disease who are not receiving aspirin when it is indicated, this resource helps primary care practices achieve Key Driver 5: Engage with patients and families in evidence-based care and quality improvement.

Institution of origin: Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute

Permissions: Used with permission of Healthy Hearts Northwest.

Acknowledgements: Healthy Hearts Northwest, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality EvidenceNOW Initiative

Page last reviewed November 2018
Page originally created October 2018
Internet Citation: Aspirin Workflow: Ensuring Evidence-Based Care with Medical Assistants. Content last reviewed November 2018. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. https://www.ahrq.gov/evidencenow/tools/asprin-workflow.html
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