A core measure for reducing heart failure re-admissions. Discharge instructions for HF patients should include diet, daily weight measurement, medication use, signs and symptoms that their condition is worsening, and follow-up plans.

BPIR Categories

15.2.4 Service performance e.g. quality/delivery/value
15.5.3 Activities to reduce & prevent nuisance/harm

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