Managing Your Care

Managing Your Care

Managing your heart failure care can seem overwhelming, but knowing what to expect from your appointments, familiarizing yourself with available tools, and knowing your rights as a patient can help you to feel more confident and in control.

Caring for Someone with Heart Failure

As a caregiver for someone living with heart failure, you may find yourself assisting or supporting the lifestyle modifications involved in condition management. Medical coordination, personal care, and treatment decision making are all examples of common caregiver duties.

Juggling My Roles as a Caregiver and Working Professional

Juggling My Roles as a Caregiver and Working Professional A lived experience story by Cindy Yip, with editing assistance from Shelagh ...

Appointment Tips for Non-English Speaking Patients

Appointment Tips for Non-English Speaking Patients University Health Network is committed to patient safety and treats patients as ...

Advocating for Yourself

Patient Advocacy More and more health care organizations have a formal role called a patient advocate who provides direct, personalized

Caring for Someone with Heart Failure

Caring for Someone with Heart Failure Developed in partnership with the Ontario Caregivers Organization Heart failure is ...

Managing your Appointments

Managing Your Appointments Doctor appointments can be stressful. Aside from not feeling well, factors such as anxiety, a lot of ...

Standards of Care

Standards of Care When you visit your doctor, you have the basic expectation that you will receive the most appropriate and up-to-date ...