Heart Failure Medication Educational Clinic
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The Heart Failure Medication Educational Clinic educates patients about heart failure, with a personalized approach to help patients understand their health issues and know the best steps to take for an optimum recovery.
We work to your improve your quality of life by helping you manage your symptoms of heart failure. We educate you about the condition and the ways it can be controlled. Our primary objective is to reduce the number of unnecessary visits to the emergency room, prevent hospitalizations, and help you to live a full and productive life.
The Heart Failure Clinic helps with:
- Education and support
- Managing symptoms of heart failure
- Assistance with risk factor modification, such as decreasing cholesterol, decreasing blood pressure, and improving diet
How the clinic works
To qualify for the heart failure clinic, we need a formal referral from your physician. This physician may be your primary care provider, cardiologist, or internist. While progressing through the clinic, your referring physician will receive periodic reports about your progress.
During your time at the clinic, you will learn the signs and symptoms of heart failure and how to deal with them. The staff will help you understand the role diet and exercise can play in improving your health.