Preparing for Accountability: Managing Cost and Quality in Heart Failure

 Heart Failure - readmissions, ED, palliative care, evidence, partnering, cost, patientThis free enduring web conference series is designed to help hospital providers navigate the road blocks of heart failure, and manage cost and quality in the new decade. For more information:
View the conference brochure. (PDF)

If you were unable to participate in any of these web conferences, and would like to view them online and receive continuing education credits, please logon to Sign in with your username and password. If you don't have an existing account, please sign up for one. Please avoid creating a new account if you have created one in the past, as duplicate accounts may cause errors with claiming continuing education credits. Go to the Course Catalog tab > Delivery Methods > Online Courses > Webinars and Webcasts, and click on "enroll" on your online course.

View the sixth web conference:  TARGET:  HFSM - Taking the Failure Out of Heart Failure (Note:  CMEs are not provided for this webinar.)
PowerPoint presentations for the six web conferences are below.


Evidence-Based Guidelines, Showcased via Case Studies (PDF)
Marvin A. Konstam, MD, FACC
Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Chief Physician Executive, Cardiovascular Center, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA
The Cost of Heart Failure & Preparing for Bundled Care (PDF)
Lesley H. Curtis, PhD
Associate Professor in Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC
Ed Diagnosis, Risk Stratification and Treatment of Acute Decompensated Heart Failure (PDF)
W. Frank Peacock, MD, FACEP
Professor, Emergency Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
Strategies to Prevent Readmissions (PDF)
Adrian F. Hernandez, MD, MHS
Associate Professor of Medicine, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC
Palliative Care & the Heart Failure Patient (PDF)
Nathan Goldstein, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
TARGET:  HFSM - Taking the Failure Out of Heart Failure
Richard Birkhead, MD, FACC
Chief of Cardiology and Director of the Cath Lab, Lowell General Hospital, Lowell, MA

* Presented by the Northeast Region of the American Heart Association with funding provided by Genesis HealthCare.

Genesis HealthCare
Partners Include:
CHA - Connecticut Hospital AssociationHANYS - Healthcare Association of NewYork StateMASSPRO - Making an ImpactNJHA - New Jersey Hospital AssociationQualidigm

View a complete listing of upcoming Professional Education conferences in the northeast: 
Northeast Professional Education Conferences


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