If you’ve been diagnosed with a heart-related condition, your doctor may decide to prescribe treatment to help strengthen your heart, reduce risk factors, inform you about healthy nutrition and safety precautions as you return home, and help you resume a normal or semi-normal lifestyle. Our staff is dedicated to helping you recover faster and more completely. Let us help you get educated on your heart health, learn how to be more active, and get on with your life as a stronger and healthier you.
Our staff works with your physician to support you and provide you with:
Our program focuses on individuals who have heart disease or who are at high risk for heart disease, including patients who are:
Our cardiac rehab program can help you:
The outpatient part of our program begins when you are discharged from the hospital. A registered nurse and/or a registered clinical exercise physiologist will monitor this phase, which combines education, counseling and behavior changes. The eight - to 12-week phase usually consists of three 60-minute exercise sessions per week.
A physician’s referral is required to participate in the cardiac rehabilitation program at Northern Louisiana Medical Center.
To get started, schedule an appointment with your doctor or search our online provider directory.