When:
June 20, 2017 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm America/North Dakota/Center Timezone
2017-06-20T13:30:00-05:00
2017-06-20T14:30:00-05:00
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Sally May
701-989-6228

Presentation Handout

Overview and Purpose:

Heart failure is a top diagnosis linked to readmissions throughout the seven states that comprise the Great Plains and Lake Superior Quality Innovation Networks. This webinar is the first in a series  to assist communities in the region improve heart failure care.  The presentation will include a basic overview of heart failure including etiology and pathophysiology, treatment, medication and prevention.

Featured Presenters:

Sue Wojcik, RN, MS,FNP-BC
Director, Congestive Heart Failure Program
Essentia Health, Fargo, ND

Target Audience:

Providers, nurses, practice managers and clinics are invited to join this event.

Objectives:

Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe what heart failure is including its causes and progression
  2. Review the treatment of heart failure and the medications involved
  3. Discuss heart failure prevention

Continuing Education (CE):

This event has been approved for one (1) contact hour for nurses by the North Dakota Board of Nursing.

Questions:

Sally May, RN, BSN
Great Plains QIN, Senior Quality Improvement Specialist
(701) 989-6228  |  sally.may@area-a.hcqis.org