Heart Failure Certification 2013

HF Certification Exam Prep


The AAHFN Education Center is a great resource to help you prepare for the exam. AAHFN's website has Clinical Pearls, Case Studies, and previous webinars that contain pertinent information that will be reflected in the exam. Click Here for the Education Center.

Heart Failure Nursing Certification Review Course

This online self-paced review course will provide an extensive review of heart failure nursing and patient care to help prepare the learner to sit for the Certified Heart Failure Nurse (CHFN) exam. The content addressed in the course includes:

  • The pathophysiology of heart failure, the assessment of the heart failure patient, developing a plan of care
  • Implementation of treatment strategies both pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic, device treatment
  • Ethical considerations, palliative care planning, care transitions, Evaluation of effectiveness and professional practice
The review course is broken down into three parts and includes 'knowledge check' questions and case study questions. 4 continuing nurse education (CNE) contact hours are available for this review course. This review course is online and does not have audio. After purchasing, the learner will receive instructions on how to access the review course.


This review course is based the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guidelines for the Management of Heart Failure.

1120 Rt 73, Ste 200,
Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054

888.45.AAHFN / 888-452-2436


For questions concerning exam educational resources, contact Gail Haas 888-452-2436

For questions concerning the exam for certification questions, contact Cindy Tavormina 888-452-2436 ext. 2 

Need Leadership support for obtaining your CHFN? Click here for letter and flyer.