British Heart Foundation

Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (Winchester and Andover) BACPR Certified


Address:

c/o Cardiac Measurement, Royal Hampshire Hospital, Romsey Road,
Winchester Hampshire SO22 5DG


About the Programme

Hampshire Hospital Trust offers cardiac rehabilitation to in- patients with advice, education and support complimented with a follow on exercise programme.
It is available at all 4 of our sites:
Alton Cardiac Rehabilitation Centre
Andover War Memorial Hospital
Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital
Royal Hampshire County Hospital, Winchester
The programme offers individualised exercise classes run by a multi-disciplinary team of Physiotherapists, Nurses and exercise Instructors supported by volunteers. Alongside this are education sessions and advice on such matters as returning to work, stress management, healthy eating, medication and giving up smoking.
We can also provide an individualised Home Programme if appropriate.


Contact

Liz Britton T: 01962 825742 E: elizabeth.britton1@nhs.net

Contact 2

Mandy Fitzgerald-Barron T: 01962 825742 E: mandy.fitzgerald-barron@nhs.net

What to expect
when you come

The exercise sessions include a 10-15 minute warm up followed by cardiovascular circuit based activities and a 10 minute cool down.

How long does it take

The sessions usually take about one hour and can last from 4 to 10 weeks depending on the needs of the individuals.

General information

Please contact the cardiac rehabilitation department if you have any questions about the programme or feel the programme would be of interest to you.



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