Heart Failure Pathology & Medication Management

This session is designed to familiarize the care manager and other care team members with pathology and pharmacological management of heart failure.

Presentation slides:

Heart Failure Pathology & Medication Management Presentation Slides

Evaluation

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Objectives

At the conclusion of this training course the participant will be able to:

  1. Describe the epidemiology, pathophysiology, and risk factors for heart failure.
  2. Define diagnostic and classification criteria for heart failure.
  3. Explain key aspects of the management of heart failure, including medications commonly used for treatment.
  4. List medications that may precipitate or worsen heart failure symptoms.

Audience

The course is intended for nurses, social workers, advanced practice providers, medical assistants, community health workers and other care team members who are seeking to expand their knowledge and skills.

Faculty

Claire Nolan, PharmD

Claire Nolan received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the Wayne State University Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in Detroit, MI. Dr. Nolan has experience in the specialty, ambulatory, and community pharmacy practice settings. She has focused her career on continuous quality improvement, program development, and education.

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Cost

FREE for members; FREE for non-members

Through December 31, 2021 to assist those providing care, Mi-CCSI is offering FREE on-line enduring disease management learning options. All enduring learning activities have nursing and social work continuing education available and are at NO COST to the participant.

Continuing Education Credits

Continuing Education Credit Available: Nurses & Social Workers

Session Contact Hours: 1

Conflict of Interest Disclosure: There is no conflict of interest for anyone with the ability to control content for this activity.

In order to receive credit for this activity, the learner must register for each webinar, attend the full recorded webinar, complete the evaluation and submit the evaluation. Upon receipt of the evaluation, the certificate of completion will be awarded.

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