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Cardiology

Rehabilitation

cardiac-rehab

Our experienced rehabilitation team is dedicated to helping patients regain their independence and reclaim a healthy, active lifestyle after a serious cardiac event, such as a heart attack. Expert cardiac nurses and exercise physiologists assist individuals regain strong cardiac function. Using state-ofthe-art exercise equipment along with cardiac monitoring systems, we work with patients and their physicians to create a tailored and personalized approach to guide each patient in their recovery. 

Phase I

Inpatient seen during hospitalization.

Phase II*

Program Length—12 weeks/36 sessions.
Frequency—3 days/week. Monday, Wednesday, Friday.

Goal—Achieve optimal level of physical, psychological and social health through:

  • Individual progressive exercise plan monitored closely by telemetry.
  • Patient and family education of cardiovascular disease, the risk factor reduction, nutrition and stress management.
  • Emotional support.

Qualifications—Bypass surgery, heart attack, angioplasty, stent, angina, valve replacement, heart transplant within the last year.

Requirements—A written physician order.

*Insurance and Medicare coverage may vary.

Phase III

Program Length—Indefinite.

Frequency—3 days/week. Monday, Wednesday, Friday.

Goal—Achieve and maintain physical fitness and to improve your quality of life.

The facility is open for your convenience before work, during the day, or after work. Please call (815) 300-7053 for specific hours and location.

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