Improving quality of life for patients with heart failure can include lifestyle modifications and require successful behavior change strategies. Learn best practices to apply into your clinical setting from nurse providers Colleen McIlvennan of the University of Colorado in Denver, and Binu Koirala of the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing in Baltimore.
Earn 0.5 contact hours and .05 pharmacology hours from listening to the podcast episode and completing the course components.
- Discuss the evidence of improved quality of life through behavior change techniques such as diet, nutrition, exercise, sleep, and more
- Explore strategies and tools available to coach patients for behavior change success
CE certificate available upon successful completion of the post-test and program evaluation.
PCNA is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 030602. This activity is approved for 0.5 contact hour(s) (which includes 0.0 hour(s) of pharmacology).
Colleen McIlvennan, PhD, DNP, ANP, FAHA, FHFSA; Binu Koirala, PHD, MGS, RN
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Accreditation Standards of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners® (AANP) through the joint providership of PCNA. PCNA is accredited by AANP as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 030602.