ATTR -CM Tools for Providers
Transthyretin Amyloid Cardiomyopathy (ATTR-CM) is a potentially fatal disease that causes stiffening of the heart walls. Learn more about how to help improve outcomes for patients with our ATTR-CM provider tools.
Podcasts: Nurse Navigation in ATTR-CM
This three-part podcast series highlights best practices in the diagnosis and management of ATTR-CM (Transthyretin Amyloid Cardiomyopathy). Whether or not your job title includes the phrase ‘nurse navigator,’ the role of helping patients navigate their ATTR-CM diagnosis and management can be complex. Find clinical pearls and related resources to help you, your colleagues, patients, and family members/caregivers help improve patient outcomes.
Transthyretin Amyloid Cardiomyopathy (ATTR-CM) Communication Guide
Caring for patients with Transthyretin Amyloid Cardiomyopathy (ATTR-CM) can be challenging - each patient may experience a variety of different symptoms and several specialties on the health care team may be involved.
The ATTR-CM Communication Guide is designed to give nurse navigators and other providers the resources and tools to improve outcomes for patients with ATTR-CM.
Reviewed December 2021
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ATTR-CM Online Forum
Join our online forum and engage in a lively discussion about the care of patients with ATTR-CM as well as those that want more information on the nurse navigator role in caring for patients with ATTR-CM.
How to join the ‘Transthyretin Amyloid Cardiomyopathy’ discussion group
- Navigate to the PCNA Forum website.
- Create an Account using an email and password.
- Navigate to Topics on the left-hand side menu.
- Click on the Follow button on the Transthyretin Amyloid Cardiomyopathy (ATTR-CM) Discussion Board.
Disclaimer: Please be aware that these forms include a sample of current clinical guidelines. However, clinical guidelines (federal, state, local, or those issued by clinical organizations) change over time, so the reader should remember to investigate any recent legal or clinical developments.