British Heart Foundation

Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust

Address:

Cardiac Nurse Office, ITU Corridor Maidstone Hospital, Hermitage Lane,
Maidstone Kent ME16 9QQ


About the Programme

A comprehensive 6 week cardiac rehabilitation programme is run in the hospital gym and a local leisure centre. The programme comprises an exercise component and a health education component.
We can facilitate a 6 week home-based programme for those unable to attend mainstream.


Contact

T: 01622 224580 F: 01622 227337

Email For Referrals

mtw-tr.CardiacRehabMaidstone@nhs.net

What to expect
when you come

Graduated exercise programme in a warm and friendly environment, supervised by trained cardiac nurse specialists.
Health education component involves sessions with the Dietician, Pharmacist, Resuscitation Officer, Phase 4 Instructor, Occupational Therapist,Cardiac Nurse Specialist, and psychologist.

How long does it take

Mainstream - 6 week programme - 1 exercise and 1 health education session per week
Home-based 6 weeks with supervision from Cardiac Nurse Specialists

General information

Phase 4 is provided by 3 local leisure centres in the Maidstone area.



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