Heart & Cardiac Rehabilitation
Sue Tjelmeland, R.N.,
checks a patient's progress.
The cardiac rehabilitation program at Mary Greeley Medical Center restores optimal health to heart patients after a heart attack. To learn more about our Cardiac Rehabilitation program or our Cardiac Support Group, call 515-239-6780.
Certified by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation, our program is staffed by registered nurses who specialize in cardiac rehabilitation.
Our multiphase program consists of the following:
- Phase I. Structured activity to restore basic strength and patient education.
- Phase II. A six-week monitored exercise program for outpatients which includes medication, diet and stress management.
- Phase III. A supervised exercise program for outpatients who have completed Phase II.
- Cardiac Support Group. A group meeting for cardiac patients and their family members.