Heart health is about more than just your heart. Blood pressure, cholesterol, family history and other factors all play important roles in keeping your heart strong. If you have questions about your heart health but aren’t quite sure where to begin, start with a heart health assessment and learn more about any risks you may have for heart-related conditions. Your journey to a stronger heart starts here.
Phase 2 Cardiac Rehabilitation is a medically supervised program designed to help patients recover quickly and safely after a cardiac event. Participation in a cardiac rehab program reduces the risk of developing future heart problems. Our GOAL is to help patients return to an optimal quality of life with improved heart health.
Phase 2- EKG Monitored Program
Started early in recovery after a cardiac event or procedure, this program includes:
Phase 3- Cardio Direct Exercise Maintenance Program
This is a "self-pay" program for patients who have completed Phase 2 Cardiac Rehab. This non-EKG monitored program offers ongoing exercise, education and support while making important lifestyle changes.
A physician referral is required.
Who qualifies for cardiac rehabilitation?
You may qualify for cardiac rehabilitation if you've had:
Most insurances cover all or most of the cost of the Phase 2 program. Some insurances cover additional diagnoses not listed above. We will verify your insurance coverage before you enroll. Cardio Direct programs are "self-pay" and not billed to insurance.
The Cardiac Support Group is sponsored by the Twin County Regional Healthcare Cardiac Rehabilitation Program. This group is open to cardiac rehab patients past and present as well as anyone desiring information and support regarding a healthy heard lifestyle.
Heart disease is the number one health problem of BOTH men and women in the United States. Do you know the warning signs of a heart attack? Are you at risk?
The warning signs and symptoms of a heart attack include:
If you are having a heart attack, call 911 and get medical treatment immediately! There are treatments that can be done at the hospital to STOP a heart attack if you act quickly! TIME IS MUSCLE!
Cardiac Risk Factors include:
Talk to your doctor about cardiac rehabilitation. We can help!
Director: Amy Combs, BSN, RN, CCRN, CCRP
Monday, Wednesday & Thursday
7:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday & Friday
276.236.1763 - phone
276.238.2520 - fax