Our cardiac rehab patients are a testament to how resilient the heart is and what a difference outpatient cardiac rehabilitation makes. It’s not just one single thing: The exercise program; the heart healthy diet and lifestyle tips; or your reduced dependence on medication. Our St. Vincent cardiac wellness concept is proven and available through the Heart Centers and many of our outlying facilities.
St. Vincent cares for you before, during and after a major health event. If you have recently suffered from one of these cardiac events, you may qualify for outpatient cardiac rehabilitation:
Life after heart surgery is about creating a new normal – a daily routine that is heart-centric . That’s exactly what the St. Vincent Cardiac Rehabilitation staff imparts – a road to recovery, where we are with you for the journey.
Cardiac rehabilitation is designed to help you return to a normal, active lifestyle while reducing your risk for future cardiac problems. Benefits include:
Cardiac rehabilitation is divided into three phases: