The U.S. Surgeon General is the Nation’s Doctor, providing Americans with the best scientific information available on how to improve their health and reduce the risk of illness and injury. The Surgeon General oversees the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) Commissioned Corps, an elite group of over 6,000 uniformed officers who are public health professionals. The USPHS mission is to protect, promote, and advance the health of our nation.
Highlighting the national public health priority of blood pressure control.
Read the Surgeon General's strategies for frontline health workers to address high blood pressure.
To slow the spread of coronavirus, each of us must continue to take personal responsibility to protect ourselves and our loved ones.