Press Release Parliamentary Heart Failure Inquiry

Press Release :: Parliamentary Heart Failure Inquiry

Parliamentary heart failure inquiry highlights 10 key recommendations as to where the NHS could improve treatment to people diagnosed with Heart Failure “The Pumping Marvellous Foundation, the UK’s patient led Heart Failure Charity welcomes 10 key recommendations which are essential to improving the care for Heart Failure patients in the UK” Tuesday 13th September 2016 […]

National Heart Failure Audit 2014-15

National Heart Failure Audit 2014/15

National Heart Failure Audit 2014/15 published “The National Heart Failure Audit Report of 2014/15 continues to draw our attention to the high mortality rates for hospitalized heart failure patients. It also highlights potential solutions. Patients with heart failure have a lower mortality during and after the admission if they are cared for by cardiologists and […]

MedTech Week: Heart Failure Patient Innovation Nick Hartshorne Evans

MedTech Week: Heart Failure Patient Innovation

For MedTech Week, leader of HF advocacy and the heart failure patient conversation, Nick Hartshorne Evans explains how and why patient-led heart failure communities are driving access to the latest heart failure information, innovations and therapies MedTech Week: How to Enable Access to Innovation in Heart Failure for Patients? QUESTION: As an active leader in […]

Nick Hartshorne Evans Treating Heart Failure Open Letter

Treating Heart Failure – Open Letter to The Telegraph

    Nick Hartshorne Evans’ Voices Concern in Open Letter to The Telegraph – Treating Heart Failure Following news from the recent studies about a 36% rise in heart failure hospitalisations in the past decade, Pumping Marvellous founder, Nick Hartshorne Evans’ sends an open letter to The Telegraph raising his concerns about the growth and […]

Parliamentary Heart Failure Inquiry Discussion Sessions

Parliamentary Heart Failure Inquiry

INVITATION: Discussion Sessions for APPG Heart Failure Inquiry The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Heart Disease (a group of MPs and Peers with an interest in this issue) is currently holding an Inquiry into living with heart failure. The Heart Failure Inquiry is covering the diagnosis, treatment and care, both in hospital and the community, […]

New Patient Version of Chronic Heart Failure Guidelines

New Patient Version of Chronic Heart Failure Guidelines

SIGN Publish New Chronic Heart Failure Guidelines Version for Patients A new patient version of the SIGN Chronic Heart Failure guidelines was published this week for people with Chronic ‪‎Heart Failure‬ in Scotland and their family, friends and carers. This new booklet explains the recommendations set out in a clinical guideline (published in March) produced […]

Final Appraisal Determination for Sacubitril valsartan

NICE Publish Final Appraisal Determination for Sacubitril valsartan for treating symptomatic chronic heart failure

NICE Publish Final Appraisal Determination for Sacubitril valsartan for treating symptomatic chronic heart failure with reduced ejection fraction National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Recommendations in Final Appraisal Determination for Sacubitril valsartan Recommendations 1.1 Sacubitril valsartan is recommended as an option for treating symptomatic chronic heart failure with reduced ejection fraction, only in people:  […]

European Parliament Heart Failure discussion

Heart Failure Discussion – European Parliament

Pumping Marvellous take patient voice to policy-makers at Parliamentary heart failure discussion Fifteen million people suffer from heart failure across Europe. Although this disease accounts for 1-4% of all hospitalizations worldwide. In the UK alone, its costs amount to £ 980 million to the health service, representing 1% of the overall health care budget – yet, […]