Working with your doctor

The doctor is your most important health care partner

Heart Failure (HF) is a long-term condition for which there’s currently no cure. But with medicine and healthy lifestyle changes, many people are able to enjoy full lives. All the more reason for you and your doctor to work closely together.

Having the HF discussion

working with your heart failure doctor

Points to remember:

  • Your doctor is your partner

  • Be prepared for your appointment

  • Bring a family member or a friend

  • Ask the questions that matter

working with your heart failure doctor

Heart Failure
Handbook

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Partner
app

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