Learn more, get support

Are you looking for information about heart valve disease? Get the 
answers by checking out the organizations below.

By
Health Monitor Staff


Valvular Disease Education Center: Our mission is to build healthier 
lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. www.heart.org/valves


The American College of Cardiology’s patient education and empowerment initiative’s mission is to help individuals and their caregivers prevent, treat and manage cardiovascular disease. 
www.CardioSmart.org


Heart Valve Financial Aid Fund and CareLine: Designed to help patients, providers and caregivers who need assistance navigating the insurance world and accessing needed healthcare when dealing with the complications of a valvular condition. In addition, the CareLine will screen patient eligibility for a one-time $1,000 loan grant through the Heart Valve Financial Aid Fund. 
www.heartvalve.pafcareline.org


The largest educational resource and community of patients with heart valve disease. www.heartvalvesurgery.com


The complete online resource for aortic valve stenosis and treatment options, including transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) for patients, caregivers and their Healthcare Professionals. www.newheartvalve.com


The nation’s largest peer-to-peer support network for heart patients and their families. Our support program assists patients and caregivers from diagnosis through the journey of recovery with social, emotional and practical support. www.mendedhearts.org


The nation’s only patient-centered organization devoted to advancing women’s heart health through patient support, community education and advocacy. www.womenheart.org

Published
October 2014