Recover Faster and Reduce Risks
Hannibal Regional’s cardiac rehabilitation (cardiac rehab) is a professionally supervised program to help people recover from heart attacks, heart surgery and percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) procedures such as stenting and angioplasty. Our Cardiac Rehab program provides education and counseling services to help heart patients increase physical fitness, reduce cardiac symptoms, improve health and reduce the risk of future heart problems, including heart attack.
Cardiac Rehabilitation Requirements
You must be referred by your doctor and have had any of these:
- A heart attack in the last 12 months
- Coronary artery bypass surgery
- Current stable angina pectoris
- A heart valve repair or replacement
- A coronary angioplasty or coronary stent
- A heart or heart-lung transplant
- Stable chronic heart failure
Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) covers Hannibal Regional’s comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation (CR) program that includes exercise, education, and counseling 3 times a week for 12 weeks per event.
If you have met the requirements above, contact your cardiologists, internist or family physician to discuss entering the Cardiac Rehab program.
If you are a physician and would like to make a referral to Cardiac Rehab, call 573-248-5360.