Heart failure patients are invited to attend a series of eight classes designed to help them to better understand and deal with heart failure. Classes are held Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Banner Heart Hospital’s Cardiac Rehabilitation Department. Topics include heart failure and how the heart works; causes of heart failure; nutrition, and sodium and fluid restrictions; treatments; symptoms; exercise; and living with a chronic condition.
Cost is $60 for the series or $7.50 per class. Patients will need a referral from their physician. For more information or to get a referral form to take to your physicians, call (480) 854-5045.