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Cardiac RehabilitationOHSU’s Cardiac Rehabilitation is a physician-supervised exercise and education program for people who have any of the following (requires a physician referral):

  • Heart Attack or Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Coronary Stent
  • Heart Valve Replacement or Repair
  • Heart or Heart-Lung Transplant
  • Stable AnginaLeft Ventricular Assist Device Implantation
  • Congestive Heart Failure or Peripheral Artery Disease (private insured, non-Medicare only)

Cardiac rehab focuses on building cardiovascular fitness, reducing the risks for future heart problems and improving the overall well-being of the patient. OHSU’s three-phase cardiac rehab program is tailored to meet the individual needs of the patient and is a very important part of the treatment plan.

Our team works closely with the referring provider, primary care provider, cardiologist and surgeon to provide your patient high quality, comprehensive care. All patients who have had any of the following would qualify for cardiac rehabilitation services:

  • Myocardial Infarction or Acute Coronary Syndrome  (within the past 12 months)
  • CABG (within the past 12 months)
  • PCI (within the past 12 months)
  • Heart Valve Replacement or Repair (within the past 12 months)
  • Heart or Heart-Lung Transplant (within the past 12 months)
  • Stable Angina
  • Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation (within the past 12 months)
  • Congestive Heart Failure or Peripheral Artery Disease (private insured, non-Medicare only)