Cardiac Rehab

Following a diagnosis of heart attack or heart failure, or after a procedure such as angioplasty or heart surgery, your doctor may recommend you participate in a cardiac rehabilitation program. Cardiac rehab is a medically supervised program designed to help improve your cardiovascular health — and it’s a very important step in your recovery. Here you will find details about what cardiac rehab offers, its benefits, eligibility guidance, common questions and answers, and what you can expect from the experience.

What is CR?       Addressing my concerns
How will I benefit from CR?       What can I expect?
Am I eligible?       Tools and resources

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