Cardiac Rehabilitation

This program is for patients who need to decrease their risk factors, or who have recently had:

  • a heart attack or angina
  • a coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG)
  • a percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA)
  • heart valve surgery
  • heart failure
  • peripheral artery disease

Frequently asked questions

Services

  • Supervised cardiac monitoring exercise program
  • Nutrition counselling
  • Education to reduce risk factors
  • Home exercise programs
  • Classes
    • Heart Attack, Angina and Risk Factors
    • Nutrition and the Heart
    • Stress Management
    • Relaxation
    • Emotions and the Heart
    • Exercise and the Heart
    • Diabetes Sugar Talk
    • Chair yoga
    • CPR

Our multidisciplinary team includes a cardiologist or internist, registered nurses, dietitian, occupational therapist, social worker, psychologist and clerical staff.

Referrals

Patients will need a physician referral to access the cardiac rehabilitation program. 

Contact

2nd Floor, Room 2247
Grey Nuns Community Hospital
1100 Youville Drive West
Edmonton, AB T6L 5X8

Phone: 780.735.7738
Fax: 780.735.7545

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