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Kim E. Medical Professional

Cardiac Rehab

Hello everyone!

As a cardiac rehab nurse supervisor I want you to know nurses understand your journey from heart failure - meds- hospitalizations and decreased quality of life leading to decision of LVAD. Cardiac rehabs can help you in your recovery we monitor you and we help you regain your muscle strength and support you all the way. Please talk to your doctor about joining a cardiac rehab. In 2010 medicare approved cardiac rehab coverage for heart failure patients with ejection fraction below 35%. Hope this helps! Cardiac rehabs are there to help you and your loved ones in your recovery. We are ready for you to join us! To find a center call your local hospital or look on the AACVPR - American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation.