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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present a quality improvement (QI) project designed to develop, implement, and evaluate a low-literacy zone tool for heart failure (HF) self-management for home-based palliative care patients and their caregivers.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Recall key information about the manifestations, outcomes, and self-management factors related to HF.
  2. Outline the HF zone tool used for self-management of HF in the QI project.
  3. Summarize the methodology and results of the project.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: JHPN1219B
Published: December 2019
Expires: 9/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 14/19 (73%)
Authors: Daniel J. Weiss, DNP, RN, CHPN ; Sue Robertson, PhD, RN;Joy R. Goebel, PhD, RN, FPCN