A diagnosis of heart failure or congestive heart failure (CHF) can be scary, but learning more about the disease really helps. This program explains how to care for yourself after discharge. Includes warning signs to watch for, information on daily weighing, and other tips for transitioning home.
The hospital is no one's favorite place to be and after an extended stay the last thing a patient wants to do is go back. "Avoiding Hospital Readmissions: Heart Failure" discusses a patient's role in preventing unnecessary hospital readmissions. It covers critical information on how to better understand discharge instructions and continued recovery at home.