Our accredited cardiac rehabilitation program provides monitored exercise, education and support to those recovering from heart surgery, heart attack, angioplasty/stent placement and other heart conditions. A multidisciplinary team of registered nurses, cardiac exercise specialists and a dietician allows each patient’s treatment plan to be individualized to meet his/her specific goals and is overseen by a cardiologist.
The North Memorial Difference
- We believe in a multi-faceted team approach. North Memorial Heart & Vascular Institute's Cardiac Rehabilitation Program is led by a multidisciplinary team of registered nurses, cardiac exercise specialists and a dietitian, providing a well-rounded approach to your rehabilitation.
- Ours is an accredited program. Our Cardiac Rehabilitation Program is accredited by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR).
North Memorial Heart & Vascular Institute's Cardiac Rehabilitation Program provides expertise and guidance towards managing ones' controllable cardiac risk factors, supervised exercise and support for individuals and families making heart healthy lifestyle changes. Our multidisciplinary team of registered nurses, cardiac exercise specialists and a dietician meet with patient's during his/her hospital stay (if applicable) at North Memorial Medical Center and after hospital discharge at one of our two convenient locations: Robbinsdale and Maple Grove.
A variety of exercise equipment and resources are available to each patient:
- Stationary bikes
- Seated stair stepper
- Rowing machines
- Elliptical machines
- Hand weights
Heart rate, blood pressure and EKG readings are monitored before, during and after each exercise session.
A referral from either your primary care physician and/or cardiologist is necessary to become a program participant. For more information on Cardiac Rehabilitation, please call us at 763-581-6740.
This service is available at the following locations:
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Maple Grove, Minnesota
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