Description

This Heart Failure Level 5 module is aimed at any health care professional who participates in the delivery and management of care for people with chronic heart failure, their families and carers. The module aims to promote the development of a sound, comprehensive knowledge base of chronic heart failure and fosters a multi-disciplinary approach to care; taking into account the complexity of heart failure and current service provision.Successful students will demonstrate appropriate skills and knowledge in the diagnosis, treatment and management of people with chronic heart failure and using current clinical guidelines and evidence will be able to suggest, initiate and vary treatment in response to assessment of individual needs.