Patient Tip Sheets

The American Association of Heart Failure Nurses (AAHFN) Patient Education Committee's goal is to provide evidence-based education and information on heart failure to patients, families, and healthcare providers.

Knowledge and increased awareness are key to improved management of heart failure.  In addition, improved self-management strategies promote increased quality of life and symptom management.

The following tip sheets have been created to assist heart failure patients and families live healthier lives. All tip sheets are available to print or download. 

Holiday Guide

Eating Out

Healthy Snacking

Ethnic and Regional Eating

Spanish Tip Sheet



Click on the topics below to download and learn more about tips to teach and manage different conditions related to heart failure such as:

Patient Tip Sheets

Nurse Tip Sheets

2016 Tip Sheets
Spices of Life
Healthy Living with Heart Failure
















Don't Pass The Salt









2017 Tip Sheets
Get Moving with Heart Failure:Lace Up 
and Go!

Patient Tip Sheets

Nurse Tip Sheets: