Cardiac Rehabilitation

Phases of Cardiac Rehabilitation

Inpatient Cardiac Rehab (Phase 1)

  • Cardiac Disease Education
  • Information about Cardiac Procedures
  • Risk Factors for Heart Disease
  • Supervised Activity Quickly After Surgery – Range of motion exercise and walking in the hospital.

Outpatient Cardiac Rehab (Phase 2)

Phase 2 begins with outpatient Cardiac Rehab at one of the convenient WK Fitness & Wellness Centers. The comprehensive Cardiac Rehab program is staffed by certified healthcare professionals, including a physician, registered nurses, exercise physiologists and a registered dietitian.

  • Continued, monitored exercise with exercise physiologist
  • Nutrition classes with registered dietitian
  • Physician-directed, nurse on site
  • Support services to continue your recovery and create a healthier body

Maintenance (Phase 3)

Phase 3 is the maintenance phase, helping patients transition to a lifetime program of heart health.

  • Usually lasts two months
  • Prepares participant to enroll in wellness center
  • The start of a lifetime of wellness that stays with you forever