Conway Medical Center’s Cardiac Rehabilitation Program is dedicated to getting you in better physical condition, so you can live a happier, healthier life. Complete with the most modern equipment available in the area, patients are afforded the best opportunity to achieve their desired goals and recover to a higher degree of health. Each patient has a program specifically designed according to his or her abilities and interests. The program has a wide variety of cardiovascular and strength training equipment for people with different needs.
Our Cardiac Rehabilitation team consists of Registered Nurses, and Exercise Specialists, Dietitian, Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor, Medical doctor and your Referring Physician who work closely with each patient to improve their health and knowledge of cardiac disease.
Your active participation in the Cardiac Rehabilitation Program can provide:
- Lower blood pressure, cholesterol, body fat and stress
- Occupational support to assist with the transition back to work
- Education to reduce risk factors associated with heart disease
- Emotional support to you and your family
- Improvement in quality of life for you and your family
- Motivation to continue to exercise and promote your wellness
Cardiac Rehabilitation sessions are held three times per week on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, for up to three months in the Rehabilitation Services Building which is directly across from CMC Emergency Department, formally the Wellness & Fitness Center, which follows guidelines set forth by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR).
A physician referral is required to participate in our cardiac rehabilitation program. If you are interested ask your physician how the Cardiac Rehabilitation Program can help you in your recovery.
Cardiac Rehabilitation Program Physician Referral Form – for patients who have not been in our program before. Please download, complete and forward/fax it to our office.
For more information please contact us at 843-347-8153.