Inpatient cardiovascular rehab in Thornton
As part of our cardiac care program in north Denver, North Suburban Medical Center provides inpatient cardiac rehabilitation for patients recovering from heart surgery or a cardiac event.
For more information about inpatient cardiac rehab, please call (303) 920-4362.
North Suburban’s cardiac rehab program focuses on educating patients about a heart-healthy lifestyle and teaching heart-healthy exercises while patients are still in the hospital. Our rehabilitation team will personalize your care plan based to your health and condition. Rehabilitation begins as soon as possible to promote a speedy, healthy recovery.
Cardiovascular rehabilitation is beneficial to inpatients who have had:
- Heart attack
- Heart surgery
- Stable angina
If outpatient cardiac rehabilitation is necessary after the patient has been discharged, North Suburban will connect the patient to an outpatient therapy program in the area.
Our cardiac rehab program
The inpatient cardiac rehabilitation team at North Suburban includes specialists from physical therapy and pulmonary therapy, as well as dieticians and cardiologists, to help you on your path to recovery.
This team combines multispecialty expertise in education, counseling, exercise and lifestyle into one, personalized rehab program to help cardiac patients restore their heart health.
The North Suburban cardiac team helps you and your family identify and modify risk factors for heart failure, heart disease and other chronic diseases. Our goal is to provide you with the necessary tools to improve your heart’s health and help you recognize the signs of a future cardiac emergency.
Your personalized cardiac rehabilitation at North Suburban may include:
- Stress management
- Supervised exercise training
- Nutritional counseling
- Relaxation training
- Lifestyle modification