Patient Education

This patient education website is designed to serve as a resource for patients or caregivers who want an in depth understanding of heart failure.

Patient Education Tip Sheets


Certifying for the first time or re-certifying, we have two certifications available:

CHFN for the clinical nurse. CHFN-K for the non-clinical nurse.

Which certification is right for you?



The AAHFN Store provides you with quick access to purchase AAHFN publications, merchandise, and CHFN merchandise.

AAHFN Spotlight

Thank you to everyone that attended the 14th Annual Meeting in Chicago June 28 - 30th.  The meeting was a big success.  Thank you to all the industry partners that made the meeting possible through their generous support.  The meeting brought together HF professionals across practice settings representing attendees from all 50 states.  

Be sure to complete the meeting evaluation in order to receive your certificate reflecting the CE you earned through session attendance in Chicago. Click here to complete the evaluation.  Be prepared to enter your badge/registration ID and password aahfn. 



Calendar more

10/1/2017 » 9/30/2018
Her Heart Matters: Preventing, Diagnosing and Treating HF in Women

10/17/2017 » 10/1/2018
Understanding and Managing Hypervolemia in Heart Failure - Enduring Activity

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