Cardiac Rehab

Our Cardiac Rehabilitation program focuses on helping you get your heart healthy again through specially individualized treatment plans.

Who Qualifies:

  • Myocardial infarction (heart attack)
  • Coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG)
  • Current stable angina pectoris
  • Heart valve repair or replacement
  • Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA)/ or coronary stenting
  • Heart or heart-lung transplant
  • Heart Failure and those with ventricular assist devices
  • Coronary artery disease equivalents such as diabetes or peripheral artery disease
  • Patients with diabetes
  • Peripheral arterial disease

Our Program Benefits:

  • 20-30% reduction in all-cause mortality rates
  • Decreases mortality at up to 5 years post participation
  • Reduced symptoms (angina, dyspnea, fatigue)
  • Reduction in nonfatal recurrent myocardial infarction over median follow-up of 12 months
  • Improves adherence with preventive medications
  • Increased exercise performance
  • Improved lipid panel (total cholesterol, HDL [good cholesterol], LDL [bad cholesterol], and triglycerides)
  • Increased knowledge about cardiac disease and its management
  • Enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living
  • Improved health-related quality of life
  • Improved psychosocial symptoms (reversal of anxiety and depression, increased self-efficacy)
  • Reduced hospitalizations and use of medical resources
  • Return to work or leisure activities

Early Heart Attack Care (or EHAC) education teaches you to recognize the early signs and symptoms of a heart attack. Why? We want you to become an active bystander so you can save a life – even if it’s yours.

Download the EHAC brochures in English or Spanish, to learn more!

Hours of Operation:

Mondays & Wednesdays, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Call: 575-443-2746 or 575-443-7680

2669 Scenic Drive
Patient Tower
Alamogordo, NM 88310