Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation services at Sullivan County Community Hospital are designed to rebuild strength and endurance and educate patients on a healthy diet and lifestyle.
Medicare covers Cardiopulmonary Rehab services for those recovering from open heart surgery, lung disorders, heart transplant, stable angina, heart valve replacement or repair, or a coronary stent.
A registered nurse coordinates the program and is present to lead classes, provide encouragement and monitor patients’ progress.
Services are provided on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays with hour-long classes at 8 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.
If you are interested in more information on the Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation services at SCCH, please call (812) 268-2593.