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.
Sue Wojcik, RN, MS,FNP-BC
Director, Congestive Heart Failure Program
Essentia Health, Fargo, ND
Providers, nurses, practice managers and clinics are invited to join this event.
Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:
- Describe what heart failure is including its causes and progression
- Review the treatment of heart failure and the medications involved
- 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.
Sally May, RN, BSN
Great Plains QIN, Senior Quality Improvement Specialist
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