British Heart Foundation

Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust


Information for healthcare staff / referring agencies

Referral to:

Cardiac Rehabilitation (Ashton, Leigh & Wigan Division), Old Switch Room Leigh Infirmary The Avenue Leigh Lancashire WN7 1HS


Conditions accepted (depending on severity)

Myocardial Infarction (MI)

Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)

Heart Bypass

Angioplasty

Heart failure

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Valve Surgery

Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD)

Angina

Other cardiac surgery

Pacemaker

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

Other information

Heart Failure; ICD and Pacemaker secondary to acute myocardial infarction accepted as part of the MI pathway.


Phases:

1
In hospital

2
Immediate post discharge period

3
Multidisciplinary rehabilitation period

4
Maintenance sessions / strategies

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Audit Contact:

01942 264905
Cardiac Rehabilitation (Ashton, Leigh & Wigan Division), Old Switch Room Leigh Infirmary The Avenue Leigh Lancashire WN7 1HS



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