What is Cardiac Rehab?
Cardiac rehabilitation (rehab) is a medically supervised program that helps improve the health and well-being of people who have heart problems.
Rehab programs include exercise training, education on heart healthy living, and counseling to reduce stress and help you return to an ac-tive life.
What Are the Benefits?
Promotes recovery after a heart attack or heart surgery.
- Prevents future hospital stays, heart problems, and death related to heart problems.
- Improves your ability to carry our activities of daily living.
- Improves your health and quality of life.
- Improves your outlook and emotional stability.
Your cardiac rehab program will be designed to meet your needs.
Will My Insurance Cover Services?
Cardiac rehabilitation is covered by most commercial insurances, as well as Medicare and Medicaid. Our staff will work with you to verify benefit coverage or to discuss treatment costs that may not be covered by insurance.
Who Qualifies For Cardiac Rehab?
The program is open to patients
- Heart Attack
- Angioplasty or Stent
- Bypass Surgery
- Valve Repair or Replacement
- Congestive Heart Failure
- Heart Transplant
How Do I Join the Program?
If you’ve had a heart attack, heart surgery, or you have another heart condition, ask your doctor about joining our cardiac rehabilitation program. A physician’s referral is required for admission into the program.