A heart attack or other cardiac episode often is the result of an unhealthy lifestyle. Cardiac Rehabilitation , located at Forrest General's LiveWell Center, helps heart patients establish a healthier daily routine. After an initial evaluation, staff offers patients assistance with risk factor modification, new exercise habits, education, counseling and behavioral interventions.
Forrest General's LiveWell Center offers medically-supervised rehabilitation for patients recovering from degenerative heart disease, surgery or heart attack. The conveniently located facility-equipped with a variety of exercise and monitoring devices-is staffed by an interdisciplinary team skilled in cardiopulmonary rehabilitation.
For more information about CardioPulmonary Rehabilitation, call FGH OnCall at 1-800-844-4445, then press 1, from 2 - 10 p.m., seven days a week, or send an e-mail.