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Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
The American Heart Association explains that having advanced heart failure does not mean you have run out of treatment options and shared decision making can help.
Recognition from Get With The Guidelines®-HF
Hospitals that participate actively and consistently in Get With The Guidelines-Heart Failure are eligible for public recognition. It's an opportunity to hone a competitive edge in the marketplace by providing tangible evidence of commitment to quality care.
Congestive Heart Failure
The American Heart Association explains how and why congestive heart failure is a risk for children and adults with congenital heart defects.
Winter Weather Tips for Cardiac Patients
The American Heart Association says that the risk of a heart attack during snow shoveling may increase for some, especially those in poor physical condition or those with existing heart disease or a personal history of stroke.
About Heart Failure
What is heart failure? The American Heart Association explains heart failure is a chronic, progressive condition in which the heart muscle is unable to pump enough blood through the heart to meet the body's needs for blood and oxygen. Learn more.
Heart Failure Personal Stories
The American Heart Association provides these Patient Education Sheets for heart failure patients who need answers to their questions.
Robert's Story: Finding the Right Team
Personal story about Robert Farish, who has heart failure.
Preparing for Accountability: Managing Cost and Quality in Heart Failure
Join us for a free monthly web conference series designed to help hospital providers navigate the road blocks of heart failure and manage cost and quality in the new decade.
Heart Failure Medications
The American Heart Association explains the medications for heart failure patients. Heart failure patients need multiple prescriptions of medicines as each one treats a different heart failure symptom.
The American Heart Association explains potassium and its importance in heart health.