Monday, November 5, 2007: 10:30 AM-11:45 AM
Outcomes of Care Strategies
 Health Disparities in Length of Stay and Total Cost of Care for Heart Failure Discharges
Jennifer J. Hatzfeld, MEd, MSN, RN-BC, Stuart Russell, MD, JoAnn Z. Ioannou, RN, MSN, MBA, Edward K. Kasper, MD, FACC, Karen K. Davis, MSN, RN, Peter Pronovost, MD, PhD, Cheryl R. Dennison, RN, ANP, PhD
 A Comparison of Home Management Methods to Improve Outcomes for African-American Patients with Chronic Heart Failure
Mary D. Bondmass, RN, PhD