Management of Heart Failure (RP April 2019)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: Retail Pharmacy 
Author: Cassandra Vale

CPD Credits: 2

Overview 

Designed to give an overview of the management of heart failure, including pharmacological and non-pharmacological methods.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:
1. Discuss the treatment options available for heart failure
2. Discuss the comorbidities that adversely affect heart failure patients and how to manage them
3. Identify specific heart failure aetiologies their relevant additional management

2016 Competency Standards: 1.5, 2.1, 3.2, 3.3 and 3.6

Accreditation number: A1904RP2    Accreditation expires: 01/04/2021
This activity has been accredited for 1.0 hour of Group One CPD (or 1.0 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 1.0 hour of Group Two CPD (or 2.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.