{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Improving Patient Outcomes with Oral Heart Failure Medications

Purpose of Activity

To present information about strategies to improve the long-term survival and physical functioning of patients with heart failure.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify the etiology and symptoms of heart failure.
  2. Discuss the information home health clinicians can share with patients to contribute to improved long-term survival and fewer hospitalizations.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH
  • GA - 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 Board of Nursing, #50-1223, Florida Board of Nursing, #50-1223, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: HHCN0516
Published: May 2016
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Melissa M. Sherrod, PhD, RN, NE-BC; Dennis J. Cheek, PhD, RN, FAHA; Ashlie Seale, MSN, RN
Specialties: Home Health