Patient Education

This website is designed to serve as a resource for patients or caregivers who want an in depth understanding of heart failure. View our tip sheets: Patient Education Tip Sheets

Click here to join our Together in Heart Failure Community that is designed for people living with Heart Failure.


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?


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AAHFN Spotlight

The call for abstracts is open. Submit an abstract in one of two categories,
Research or Practice Improvement. 

Submission deadline: Monday 12/2/19

Calendar more

3/20/2020 » 3/21/2020
Advanced Heart Failure Symposium - 2020

6/25/2020 » 6/27/2020
Boston Annual Meeting

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