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Congestive Heart Failure: Living with Failure Summary
2.50  Contact Hours   -   2.00 CCUs   -   0.25 AOTA CEUs - CEBroker Tracking #50-353

This course is applicable for the following professions:

Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP), Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN), Occupational Therapist (OT), Occupational Therapist Assistant (OTA), Physical Therapist (PT), Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA), Registered Nurse (RN)

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before Friday, February 21, 2020

AOTA Classification Code: CAT 1: Professional Issues
Education Level: Intermediate
AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures. AOTA provider number 9575.


Course Description

Author:    David Tilton (RN, BSN)

Congestive heart failure is a serious crisis in America, killing 380,000 citizens annually. This course covers how to educate people about the lifestyle changes that will help manage heart health for those living with heart failure. Users will also develop a great understanding of beneficial vitamins and supplements for heart failure, as well as the need for followup care.

PTs and OTs can better serve clients when equipped with current evidence-based data and tools for the optimal care of clients and their families dealing with the frightening diagnosis of heart failure. The therapist will benefit from this course while gathering the patient's history and review of systems to the development of the plan of care as well as educating the patient on lifestyle changes.

PTAs and OTAs will benefit from this course in understanding the components and theories behind the evaluation and development of the plan of care by the therapist. The Assistant will also benefit when educating the patient about lifestyle changes.

CEUFast Inc. did not endorse any product, or receive any commercial support or sponsorship for this course. The Planning Committee and Authors do not have any conflict of interest.

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