The AAHFN is a
specialty organization dedicated to advancing nursing education,
clinical practice and research to improve heart failure patient
outcomes. Heart failure is our exclusive interest and passion. Our goal
is to set the standards for heart failure nursing care.
We unite the full spectrum of nurses and other health professionals
interested in heart failure. We serve as the interface for sharing
ideas, translating research findings into practice and setting
priorities for the future. We welcome and value all professionals
involved in heart failure care. We focus on patients across all
environments of care from the hospital, to the clinic, to home.
Mission Statement: The American Association of Heart Failure Nurses unites professionals, patients and caregivers in the support and advancement of heart failure practice, education and research, thus promoting optimal patient outcomes.
Vision Statement: To be the foremost nursing association across the heart failure continuum.Click here to read the Bylaws.
AAHFN Annual Report and Strategic Plan