Hypertension and Serious Mental Illness: A Tip Sheet for Navigators

Date: April 24, 2017
Time to read: less than a 1 minute.

This tip sheet assists navigation staff in supporting clients with serious mental illness (SMI) in their management of hypertension and augments a navigator’s understanding of the standards of care for hypertension amongst the SMI population. Additionally, this tip sheet encourages consideration of specific physical and social needs of individuals with SMI and hypertension and signals specific warning signs that indicate the need to engage clinical staff. 

We offer the hypertension tip sheet for navigators in English and Spanish.  

Click here to view the English version.

Click here to view the Spanish version.