Vail Health has offered cardiac rehab since 1999. We are committed to providing exceptional cardiac care to those who have experienced a significant "heart event" or are involved in the maintenance and prevention of further disease. Through monitored exercise, clinical support and education, the cardiac rehab team works closely with patients to help them achieve their personal goals.
THE REHABILITATION PROCESS
- Phase I - inpatient education
- Phase II - outpatient EKG-monitored exercise, sessions available: Monday, Wednesday, Friday at 9:30 AM and 10:30 AM. Located in Vail at Howard Head Sports Medicine in the Medical Professional Building.
- Phase III - outpatient supervised exercise: Monday, Wednesday, Friday any time between 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
- Pharmacy consults
- Nutritional consults
Vail Health's Cardiac Rehabilitation Center is located on the lower level of the Shaw Pavilion.
The Cardiac Rehabilitation department meets Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) standards and is American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) certified.