HF SMART is a comprehensive cardiac care program, when initiated, provides improved healthcare outcomes to patients with heart failure.
HF SMART program provides patients and caregivers with tools to recognize symptoms and take appropriate action to:
The transitional component of HF SMART program allows patients to be followed in the home setting.
Aquinas Home Health encourages you to use the information below to determine what zone you're in when filling out your CHF SMART Diary.
The goal is to stay in the green zone.
Should you move into the yellow zone, you need to contact Aquinas Home Health as soon as possible, as this will indicate a need for further assessment.
To ensure that you stay out of the red zone, check and record your weight daily and contact your nurse when necessary
GREEN ZONE (All Clear -This zone is your GOAL) HF SMART ZONE MANAGEMENT
YELLOW ZONE (Caution - This zone is a WARNING)