The purpose of this course is to review the care of seniors diagnosed with CHF in long-term care settings.
Clinical Pathways: Congestive Heart Failure is a 1 hour continuing education course that examines the care of seniors diagnosed with CHF in long-term care settings. It provides definitions of congestive heart failure and lists causes of CHF. The course describes the assessment of CHF and ends by listing and reviewing pharmacological treatments for CHF.
1. Define congestive heart failure 2. List causes of CHF 3. Describe assessment of CHF 4. List pharmacological interventions for CHF
To receive continuing education credit for this program, you must complete the entire course, including registration, viewing the video program, taking the post-test and obtaining a score of at least 70% or better, and completing the program evaluation. (Social workers must obtain at least an 80% or better score.) If you do not score a 70% or better, (80% for social workers) you may take the exam again as many times as necessary to receive a passing score. When a score of 70% (80% for social workers) or better is achieved, you will be able to move forward to the evaluation and receive your certificate online.