Congestive Heart Failure Online Health Series featuring Renown Institute for Heart & Vascular Health’s Peggie Black, MS, APRN, AACC. In this video, Black describes how the heart works, the causes of CHF, treatment options and the long-term treatment plan for patients with CHF.
Peggie Black, attended undergraduate school at the University of Nevada graduating in 1977. She completed her Cardiovascular Nurse Specialist Certification in 1981. She obtained her Masters degree in 1989 and her Family Nurse Practitioner Certification in 1999, from the University of Nevada. Peggie is certified in Acute Care & Family Practice as a Nurse Practitioner. She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners of North American Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology, associate member of the American College of Cardiology and Pulmonary Hypertension Association.