Join | Donations | Contact Us | Print Page | Sign In
Share |


The American Association of Heart Failure Nurses (AAHFN) is the only association dedicated to heart failure nurses. We care by providing you with customized education, support for the demands and challenges of caring for patients with heart failure, and career advancement opportunities.

In addition to managing heart failure, our nurses treat the whole patient, including counseling, educating caregivers, monitoring treatment plans, and proving emotional support. AAHFN understands and strive to meet your whole set of unique needs by providing you with best practices, latest research, continuing education, and a network of peers to help you provide the best possible patient care and excel in your career.


Member Benefits

AAHFN seeks to provide its members with exciting opportunities to network and interact with some of the most accomplished nurses in the field of Heart Failure. Benefits of an AAHFN membership include: 

  • Discounted registration  to attend Annual Conference and Workshops
  • Free subscription to bi-monthly Heart & Lung – The Journal of Acute & Critical Care
  • Discounted fees to take the Certified Heart Failure Nursing exam
  • Member-only access to online continuing education through the Education Center (free or discounted)
  • Free digital newsletter, The Connection
  • Discounted price for products and publications, including the Heart Failure Nursing Certification - Core Curriculum Review
  • Access to dedicated Patient Education website and additional free resources
  • Live webinars (free or discounted)
  • Online Membership Directory
  • Opportunity to receive AAHFN-supported awards, grants, and scholarships


Click on the Membership Brochure below to find out why you should become an AAHFN member! 


AAHFN is professionally managed by Association Headquarters Inc., a charter accredited association management company.