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Templates for use with patients

A CVD risk assessment form and a management plan, ready for download

These templates are designed to be completed during your consultation with the patient.

CVD risk assessment form

This form will help you to capture key information needed for an absolute CVD risk assessment during a Heart Health Check. Clicking on the image below downloads a fillable PDF form. Below that are links to RTF versions for both Best Practice and MedicalDirector.



Download fillable PDF


RTF versions of the CVD risk assessment form


MedicalDirector – RTF file

My healthy heart plan

Information tailored for the patient to take away, to help them manage their own risk. Clicking on the image below downloads a fillable PDF form. Below that are links to RTF versions for both Best Practice and MedicalDirector.

Download fillable PDF

RTF versions of the My healthy heart plan *NEW*

Best Practice - RTF file
MedicalDirector – RTF file

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