Cardiac Rehabilitation is a 16-week program for those who have been diagnosed with any type of heart condition. This includes persons looking to return to better health after a heart attack or diagnosis of coronary artery disease, peripheral artery disease or other heart condition.
In this program, you will:
- Learn the level of activity you can safely handle, and;
- Work on an individualized exercise program. Improve your diet and lifestyle, reduce cardiac symptoms, and reduce stress and anxiety.
The video below tells you more about cardiac rehab in the words of past program participants:
A referral from your doctor or nurse practitioner is required. There is a fee of $265 for this program. Financial assistance may be provided based on individual need and the availability of funds. Some extended health insurance plans cover all or part of the fee. You can ask your doctor to contact one of the sites below.
Programs and information session are offered daytime and evenings, continuous intake, at the following locations:
1390 Taylor Ave.
204-928-7878 ext 308
Wellness Institute at Seven Oaks General Hospital
1075 Leila Ave.