Socioeconomic Impact of Heart Failure Hospitalization and Readmission

Member Cost: $0Non-member Cost: $0
Credits: 1.0 CE contact hours

Course Overview

Learn about the impact of health disparities in the prevalence, hospitalization rates, 30-day readmission rates, and outcomes in patients with heart failure. Nancy Albert, an expert in the care of patients with heart failure, explains the importance of patient engagement and health equity to improve outcomes for all patients.

Member Cost: $0Non-member Cost: $0
Credits: 1.0 CE contact hours


Learning Objectives

  1. Review the prevalence and related costs of heart failure hospitalization in the U.S.
  2. Discuss the impact of heart failure hospitalization and readmission on patients, families/caregivers, HCPs, health systems
  3. Describe possible strategies for improved heart failure patient outcomes in the current health care environment


  • Nancy Albert, PhD, CCNS, CHFN, CCRN, NE-BC

PCNA is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 030602.