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Purpose of Activity

To provide information on symptoms experience by heart failure (HF) patients upon admission to hospice home care.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Discuss the issues related to the care of HF patients in hospice and review the correlations between symptom frequency, severity, and distress in this population.
  2. Report the most and least frequent, severe, and distressing symptoms experienced by HF patients upon admission to hospice home care.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.8 CH
  • DC - BON 2.8 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 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 Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.
The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product.

Test Code: JHPN0113A
Published: January/February 2013
Expires: 3/5/2021
Collections: Heart Failure
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Johanna Wilson MSN, Susan McMillan PhD, ARNP, FAAN
Topics: Heart Failure