Cardiac Rehabilitation

Auburn Community Hospital provides Comprehensive Cardiac Rehabilitation. Located at Auburn Community Hospital, the Cardiac Rehabilitation Program features a multidimensional group of services to help patients recuperate from cardiac disease. This program focuses on patients who have the following conditions:

  • Heart attack
  • Coronary artery bypass surgery
  • Angioplasty and stent
  • Stable angina
  • Heart valve repair or replacement
  • Heart transplant

Our Team

The medical professionals within the Cardiac Rehabilitation Program are all highly experienced and skilled in utilizing the latest approaches to benefit patients irrespective of their age. 

Our team includes:

  • Donna Carter, RN, MSN
    Registered Nurse
  • Hannah Richter, RD, CDN
    Registered Dietitian

The program’s physicians and support staff work with patients and their families to provide a compassionate level of quality care that helps patients achieve the goal of improving their quality of life by successfully managing and improving their cardiac health.

Cardiac Rehabilitation Services

  • Medical & cardiac supervision
  • Electrocardiogram monitoring
  • Supervised exercise & nutritional counseling
  • Comprehensive patient education regarding stress management, diet and exercise
  • Smoking cessation programs
  • Psychological assistance to address depression, anxiety, stress
  • Assistance in controlling weight, cholesterol and high blood pressure
  • A Phase 2 Cardiac Rehab program with 36 telemetry-monitored visits over a 12 week period
  • A self-pay, Phase 3 Maintenance program where participants can continue exercising two days/week as an extension of Phase 2

Our Team

The interdisciplinary Cardiac Rehabilitation team includes:

  • Paul Coleman
    Registered Respiratory Therapist and Certified Pulmonary Function Technician
  • David Heath
    Registered Respiratory Therapist
  • Jim Vozga
    Respiratory Therapist
  • David Lee, MSED, RCEP
    Exercise Physiologist
  • Donna Carter, RN, MSN
    Registered Nurse

 

In addition to:

  • Exercise Physiologists
  • Physical Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Pharmacists
 

Hours of Operation

Cardiac Rehabilitation: 

Monday- Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

For More Information:

To schedule an appointment or to request further information please contact us at: (315) 255-7388