Colleen McIlvennan, an Associate Professor and lead Nurse Practitioner in the Advanced Heart Failure program at the University of Colorado, connects information sharing, shared decision-making, and patient activation as they related to patient engagement.
- Explain shared decision-making (SDM) and provide examples of its application in the care of patients with heart failure
- Discuss how shared decision making may impact adherence to treatment and heart failure readmission
- Review best practices to ensure quality of life is embedded in the care and treatment of patients throughout all stages of heart failure
- Colleen McIlvennan, PhD, DNP, ANP, FAHA, FHFSA
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.