Center for Stroke Disparities Solution - Community Transitions Intervention "CSDS"

Active, not recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Newly admitted to the VNSNY post acute care program
- 21 years of age or older
- Black and/or Hispanic
- Speaks English or Spanish
- History of stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA)
- Hypertension diagnosis
- Average screening systolic BP >= 140 mmHg
- Is available to participate in intervention activities during the study timeframe if randomized to treatment group

Exclusion Criteria

- Dialysis
- End stage renal disease
- Kidney transplant
- Severe heart failure
- Significant cognitive impairment. Unable to provide informed consent, accurate self-report, and/or unable to participate effectively in intervention
- Significant verbal speech impairment. Unable to participate in intervention telephone sessions
- Patients with upper arm circumference outside of valid use parameters for the automated device used for eligibility screening