Emergency Information

Heart Rehabilitation Group is for people who:

  • Have medical problems with their heart and blood circulation.

  • Are recovering from heart surgery.

  • Have long term heart and circulation problems which, causes shortness of breath.

 

You will be exercising and learning about heart health in a small group.

Our team includes:

  • Nurse

  • Physiotherapist

  • Social Worker

  • Pharmacist

  • Dietiatian

  • Speech Pathologist

  • Occupational Therapist

Each person will be set a home exercise program which is very important to carry out at least 5 times per week.

 

How can Heart Rehabilitation help you?

  • Improve your muscle strength.

  • Learn how to manage your heart condition & medications.

  • Confidence to ask your doctor questions.

  • To feel supported and that you are not alone.

  • Confidence to get back to doing day to day activities.

  • Support to work towards QUIT smoking (if needed).

  • You will be connected to a Key Worker to help your journey through our program.

Special instructions

  • Each person will complete a 6 minute walk test before starting the program.

 How much will it cost? 

  • There is a small fee for some of our services. Our staff can talk to you about the cost when you make your first appointment.