British Heart Foundation

Kent Community Health Foundation NHS Trust BACPR Certified


Address:

KCHFT NHS Cardiac Rehab Service (COVERING THANET, DOVER/DEAL, ASHFORD, CANTERBURY & FOLKESTONE), St Augustine's Business Centre, 125 Canterbury Road,
Westgate on Sea Kent CT8 8NL


About the Programme

The Cardiac Rehabilitation Service is a professional, multi-disciplinary team working with a wide range of cardiac patients. Our aim is to empower people to return to good health, helping them to make lifestyle changes, while maintaining or improving their quality of life.

Rehab exercise programmes are run in 5 areas: Thanet, Canterbury, Ashford, Dover, Folkestone.

Cardiac rehab nurses cover the Thanet, Ashford/Shepway, Dover/Folkestone, Deal/Sandwich, Canterbury/Whitstable/Herne Bay areas.


Contact

Mark Elliott T: 0300 123 1709 E: markelliott1@nhs.net

Contact 2

Secure email for referrals/ confidential information T: 0300 123 1709 E: kcht.communitycardiacrehab@nhs.net

Email For Referrals

kcht.communitycardiacrehab@nhs.net

What to expect
when you come

• An eight week exercise programme.
• A wide range of supervised exercise opportunities that cater for individual needs either in the home or community-based.
• Evidence-based medical management.
• A comprehensive education programme addressing risk factors and helping people to achieve their goals.
• Stress management and psychological support.
• A chance to meet other people who are going through similar experiences.
• Onward referral to other health care professionals.

How long does it take

The programme lasts from eight to twelve weeks.

General information

Please direct all enquiries to:

Community Cardiac Rehabilition Service
Kent Community Heath NHS Foundation Trust
St Augustine’s Business Centre
125 Canterbury Road
Westgate-On-Sea
CT8 8NL
Phone: 0300 123 1709
Email: kcht.communitycardiacrehab@nhs.net




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