On Demand CE - Heart Failure - Strategies to Improve Patient Outcomes

Heart Failure: Evidence Based Strategies to Improve Patient Outcomes

Heart Failure Transition Team leader and advanced practice nurse Kim Newlin provides practical strategies for translating current guidelines to clinical practice as a path to improved patient and health system outcomes.

Supported by an independent educational grant from Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Credit: 1.0 CE contact hours, 0.5 pharmacology
Cost: Free

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  • Kim Newlin, MS, ANP
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to: 
  • Define the clinical characteristics of heart failure (HF) and differentiate between HF with reduced
    or preserved ejection fraction (HFrEF and HFpEF).
  • Identify team-based strategies and tools that may result in improved patient outcomes including lower hospitalization and readmission rates.
  • Outline appropriate guidelines-based non-pharmacologic and pharmacologic treatments based on a patient’s type and stage of HF.
  • Describe the mechanisms of action, pharmacologic properties, and dosing of evidence-based
    therapies for treating and managing HF.

Heart Failure - Kim Newlin
This educational activity is provided by the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (PCNA). PCNA is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) as an approved provider of Nurse Practitioner continuing education, provider number 030602.