Emergency Preparedness and Caring For Patients
Expiration Date: January 2020
1.0 Contact Hour ANCC
The purpose of this activity is to provide more information accurate information to patients before, during or after a natural disaster.
By participating in this activity,the learner will be able to provide accurate information to patients before, during or after a natural disaster that will help them maintain compliance with their chronic heart failure management program, in terms of medication and dietary compliance and those additional issues with which they may require assistance (LVAD).
Pat Draper, MSN, ARNP, CCRN,CHFN, CS
Planning committee members have no real or perceived conflicts of interest that relate to this activity.
Dr. Lyn Behnke, DNP
Janet Roman, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC, CHFN
Patricia Frohock Hanes, PhD, MSN,MAED, MS-DPEM, RN, CNE, CLSSGB
Linda Rohyans, MSN, RN, CNS, CHFN
Faculty members have no real or perceived conflicts of interest that relate to this activity.
ANCC Accreditation Statement
This activity is provided by the American Association of Heart Failure Nurses (AAHFN).
The American Association of Heart Failure Nurses (AAHFN) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Learners are advised that accredited status does not imply endorsement by the provider or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with an activity.
There is no commercial support for this activity.
Requirement for successful completion
Read the issue in its entirety and the accreditation information below; the articles that have the education logo next to it are part of the enduring educational activity The Connection: Issue 54: Topic: Emergency Preparedness and Caring For Patients. Access the post test, successfully pass it with a minimal score of 70% and submit an evaluation and receive a certificate of completion. Participants who successfully complete this activity in its entirety will be awarded 1.0 contact hour.