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Heart to Heart Nurses is brought to you by the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association. Each episode will provide you with knowledge and tools you can apply to the prevention and management of cardiovascular disease across the lifespan. 

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Heart to Heart Nurses is brought to you by the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association. Each episode will provide you with knowledge and tools you can apply to the prevention and management of cardiovascular disease across the lifespan. 

    Overweight and Obesity: Putting Guidelines Into Practice

    Overweight and Obesity: Putting Guidelines Into Practice

    Excess fat cells have the potential to cause more than 200 other obesity-associated disorders, including cardiovascular disease and diabetes. Guest Angela Golden, DNP, FNP-C, FAANP, FOMA, discusses effective communication strategies, resources, and treatments to assist patients with overweight and obesity live their healthiest life.




    STOP Obesity Alliance: https://stop.publichealth.gwu.edu/




    Canada Obesity Alliance resources HCPs and patients: https://obesitycanada.ca/

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    • 16 min
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Makes a Difference

    Cardiac Rehabilitation Makes a Difference

    [CE contact hours--see below.] While cardiac rehabilitation can reduce disease progression, these programs are significantly underutilized. Learn from guest Robert Scales, PhD about strategies for improved patient health, including using a combination of well-planned facility- and home-based exercise.




    American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation: (ACVPR): aacvpr.org




    CE LINK: pcna.net/online-course/cardiac-rehabilitation-makes-a-difference-ce-podcast




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    • 19 min
    Nurse Navigation in Heart Failure and Beyond

    Nurse Navigation in Heart Failure and Beyond

    What is the role of a nurse navigator--whether or not that is your job title? Guest Susan Bush, RN, BSN, CCRP, FPCNA, describes how these individuals can help patients with heart failure and other diseases find information, resources, support, and much more. 




    PCNA heart failure resources for patients: https://pcna.net/clinical-resources/patient-handouts/heart-failure-tools-and-handout/




    PCNA heart failure resources for professionals: https://pcna.net/clinical-resources/provider-tools/heart-failure-provider-tools/




    American Association of Heart Failure Nurses: https://www.aahfn.org/







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    • 17 min
    Managing Heart Failure Comorbidities in a Team-Based Environment

    Managing Heart Failure Comorbidities in a Team-Based Environment

    Team-based cared for patients with heart failures and related comorbidities is an effective management practice, helping support patients in both inpatient settings and beyond. Guest Anita Rich, DNP, RN, CHFN, CDCES, describes how to instill confidence in team members, be an effective change agent, and inspire hope in these complex patients. 




    PCNA membership: https://pcna.net/member-center/join-pcna/




    Heart Failure Nurse Certification: https://www.aahfn.org/mpage/certificationboard




    2022 AHA/ACC/HFSA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/full/10.1161/CIR.0000000000001063

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    • 15 min
    Personal Well-Being for Healthcare Professionals

    Personal Well-Being for Healthcare Professionals

    Caring for yourself can help you in your role of helping others. Learn strategies to nurture well-being in your daily life, and the ripple effects that can positively influence those around you, including in the workplace. Guest: Keith Jones, MA, BS




    Tips for embracing joy in daily life: https://www.mayoclinichealthsystem.org/hometown-health/speaking-of-health/tips-for-embracing-joy-in-daily-life




    Joy in the Workplace: The Mayo Clinic Experience: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC10248366/

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    • 22 min
    Guidelines-Based Heart Failure Prevention & Treatment

    Guidelines-Based Heart Failure Prevention & Treatment

    What are the latest guidelines for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart failure (HF)? Guest Nancy Albert, PhD, CCNS, CHFN, CCRN, NE-BC, FAHA, discusses new HF classifications, diagnostic strategies including BNP measurement, the four pillars of HF medications, and overcoming barriers to ensure the most effective treatment for our patients..




    Four pillars: 2022 AHA/ACC/HFSA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: https://professional.heart.org/en/science-news/2022-guideline-for-the-management-of-heart-failure




    Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA): https://hfsa.org/




    American Society of Heart Failure Nurses: https://www.aahfn.org/




    PCNA HF Resources for Patients: https://pcna.net/clinical-resources/patient-handouts/heart-failure-tools-and-handout/




    PCNA HF Resources for Professionals: https://pcna.net/clinical-resources/provider-tools/heart-failure-provider-tools/ 




    PCNA HF online courses: https://pcna.net/professional-development/online-learning/

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    • 22 min

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