British Heart Foundation

Basingstoke & Alton Cardiac Rehabilitation NHS Programme

Address:

Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Basingstoke & North Hampshire Hospital, Aldermaston Road,
Basingstoke Hampshire RG24 9NA


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

Deborah Addison T: 07584 610922 E: AltonandBasingstoke.cardiacrehab@nhs.net

Contact 2

Clair Jeffery T: 07584 610922 E: AltonandBasingstoke.cardiacrehab@nhs.net

Email For Referrals

AltonandBasingstoke.cardiacrehab@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.

Faxed referrals no longer accepted from May 2018. Please use nhs.net account or post referral thank you.



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