Phases of Cardiac Rehab

Other Cardiac Rehab Programs

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What is cardiac Rehabilitation?

  • An individualized and personalized treatment plan, including evaluation and instruction on physical activity, nutrition, stress management and other health related areas. 
  • If you have one of the following diagnoses, you may be able to participate    
    • Heart attack
    • Angina
    • Cardiac surgery, such and coronary bypass or valve surgery
    • Coronary artery stents
    • Heart failure
  • Generally covered by most health insurance companies but check your plan to determine copays or other requirements.
  • The following CPT codes may be helpful when talking with your insurance company.  93798- Physician Services for outpatient cardiac rehabilitation; with continuous ECG monitoring (per session)  93797- Physician Services for outpatient cardiac rehabilitation; without continuous ECG monitoring (per session)

Benefits of Cardiac Rehabilitation

  • Live longer and lessen your chances for another heart attack
  • Control heart disease symptoms such as chest pain or shortness of breath
  • Stop or reverse damage to the blood vessels in your heart
  • Lessen the physical and emotional aspects of heart disease
  • Improve your stamina and strength, getting you back to your usual activities, including work, hobbies, and regular exercise
  • Opportunity to meet and share stories with other patients like you
  • Improved communication with your doctor and other healthcare providers about your progress following your cardiac event.
  • Improve your confidence and well-being
  • Recent studies have shown that people who complete a cardiac rehab program can increase their life expectancy by up to five years.