Project ImPACT: Hypertension

The Participants

The Participants


University employees were eligible for this service if they were self-identified as having a diagnosis of hypertension or pre-hypertension. Patients did not qualify for this service if they were pregnant, nursing, under 18, or over 89 years of age. 152 patients who are part of the Wayne State Wellness Warriors Program participated in Project ImPACT: Hypertension.


University Pharmacy, an independently owned and operated community pharmacy on the campus of Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. Maria Young, owner and pharmacist, provided care and was assisted by numerous student pharmacists. Pharmacists and student pharmacists who were involved in the service were required to complete a training module and pass a competency exam.