Specialized Family Care Program

Heart Truth for Women

  • Category: Health
  • Materials: Article, "The Heart Truth for Women: An Action Plan" US Department of Health & Human Resources, National Institute of Health, NIH Publication No. 05-5226
  • Goal: Provider will become heart healthy
  • Credit Hours: 1 Hour
  • Date Developed: February 2014
  • Developed by: Donna McCune, SFC Program

Training Objectives:

  1. Provider can define heart disease
  2. Provider knows the risk factors for heart disease
  3. Provider knows how to reduce the risk factors for heart disease
  4. Provider knows foods which are recommended to be heart healthy
  5. Provider knows the value of exercise in preventing heart disease

Training Procedures:

  • *Provider initiated self-study. Alternate formats of the study materials are available upon request. (View Course Materials)
  • Test completed by Provider (Take the Test Below)
  • Review of test responses by Family Based Care Specialist and Provider