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Andie MacDowell Introduces Time to Talk CARDIO Program

For more info visit Award-winning actress and heart health advocate, Andie MacDowell, and Richard H. Carmona, MD, MPH, FACS, 17th Surgeon General of the United States (2002-2006), have partnered to highlight the importance of effective communication between patients and health care professionals (HCPs) by introducing an innovative program: Time to Talk CARDIO Creating A Real Dialogue In the Office. Time to Talk CARDIO is designed to help patients and health care professionals have more productive conversations about heart health. The program, piloted by select physician practices and evaluated through in-clinic testing, has shown positive results for both patients and HCPs. To learn more about Time to Talk CARDIO, an educational program underwritten by Merck & Co., Inc. (Merck) and developed in partnership with the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) Foundation, Canyon Ranch Institute (CRI) and RIASWorks, visit] Two priorities of my service as Surgeon General of the United States and of my lifes work are to increase the attention and effort focused on preventing disease and to improve the health literacy of all people,” said Dr. Carmona. “While weve made great progress in the prevention and management of cardiovascular disease, many patients fail to experience the full benefit from their treatment plans for a variety of reasons. Time to Talk CARDIO was created to help improve the communication between patients and