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December 11, 2018

How hypertensive is your zip code?

In December, we are drilling down even further and looking at hypertension rates by zip code. The majority of the top hypertensive zip codes are located in medium to large cities. As a group, these zip codes have an average population size of about 20,000 and an average medium HHI of $36,000. All show hypertension […]

October 9, 2018

How hypertensive is New York City?

The New York metro area’s high blood pressure rate under new AHA/ACC guidelines is 60.3%, as measured by higi kiosks. This marks an increase of 28.4 percentage points from the old classification. (By comparison, the Philadelphia metro area jumped 28.2 points to 65.0%, and the nation as a whole jumped 28.8 points to 62.4%.) As […]

September 7, 2018
The Future of higi and Healthcare in Retail

The Future of higi and Healthcare in Retail

At the Total Store Expo (TSE) conference, we highlighted how higi is helping retailers successfully embrace a consumer-centric focus – utilizing higi stations as an integrated population health enablement tool that engages and supports consumers on their diverse and various health journeys. While at TSE, higi placed retailers into the role of a consumer, presenting […]

May 17, 2018

Over 62% of Americans at Risk for Hypertension Under New ACC/AHA Blood Pressure Guidelines*

Population health data released by higi sheds light on need for consumers to know their risk for hypertension and have access to convenient healthcare resources CHICAGO – May 17, 2018 – higi, a population health enablement company that makes it easier for people to be their healthiest with free biometric screening stations nationwide, today released […]