Reducing Hospitalization of Home Health Patients with CHF

You may be interested in this best practice home health tool kit: "Reducing Hospitalization of Home Health Patients with CHF".  

The purpose of this Tool Kit, developed by Alliant GMCF, also known as Georgia Medical Care Foundation (GMCF), is to assist Home Health Agencies in managing patients with congestive heart failure.

While not all hospitalizations of CHF patients are avoidable, this Tool Kit is designed to help home health nurses and physicians prevent hospitalization by early identification of high-risk patients, recognition of new or worsening symptoms,and proactive management.