British Heart Foundation

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board (The County Hospital)

Address:

Cardiac Rehabilitation, County Hospital, Coed y Cric Road, Griffithstown,
Pontypool NP4 5YA


About the Programme

Cardiac Rehabilitation is primarily aimed at people who have has an aute event such as Myocardial Infaction or those who have had cardiac surgery such as CABG or valve surgery and people who had had Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI).

The Programme takes place in County Hospital, Griffithstown in Pontypool and consists of suitable supervised exercise, stress management and relaxation training and education on their condition and about making lifestyle changes.

The team consists of Nurses, Physiotherapist, Exercise Instructors and Admin support. The Pharmacist and Dietician attend the programme to deliver an information talk once during the 6 week programme.

Contact

T: 01495 768692

Contact 2

T: 01495 768692

Email For Referrals

ABB_Registration_RGH@wales.nhs.uk

What to expect
when you come

Once the team have received the referral, they will telephone the person to introduce themselves, discuss any concerns or worries and inform them of the programme. A pre programme assessment usually 2-3 weeks post MI or PCI and 4-6 weeks post cardiac surgery.

How long does it take

Cardiac Rehabilitation is a 6 week (12 sessions) programme



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