• Cardiac Rehabilitation Program

  • Helping you recover and return to as full and productive a life as possible after a cardiac event. 

    Our comprehensive program provides preventive services along with a variety of rehabilitation options for those impacted by cardiovascular disease. St. Anthony North Hospital Cardiac Rehabilitation Program is certified by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR).

    St. Anthony North Cardiac Rehabilitation
    2551 West 84th Ave. 
    Westminster, CO 80531 
    Phone: 303-426-2005 
    Fax: 303-426-201

    What is Cardiac Rehabilitation? 

    Cardiac rehab is an important step in the treatment and prevention of cardiovascular disease with individualized treatment plans designed at reducing your risk of future heart related events.  Our goal in the Cardiac Rehab department here at St. Anthony North Hospital is to help you recover after a cardiac event and return to a full and productive life.

    Benefits of Cardiac Rehabilitation

    • Lessen your chances for another cardiac event such as heart attack
    • Better control of your risk factors for cardiovascular disease
    • Support and encouragement to help you make healthy lifestyle changes
    • Support to help you manage the physical and emotional stress
    • Improve your confidence and well-being
    • Improve your quality of life!

    What We Offer

    • Assessment of your personal risk factors for cardiovascular disease
    • Individualized treatment plans
    • Education and support with: physical activity, smoking/tobacco cessation, medications, risk factors, healthy lifestyle, nutrition, stress management
    • Monitored exercise classes
    • Nutrition counseling
    • Psychosocial counseling

    Our Programs

  • The first phase of cardiac rehabilitation begins while you are still in the hospital following a heart event such as heart attack, heart failure and/or heart surgery or procedure such as stent or angioplasty.  The cardiac rehabilitation team will provide you with education and discuss important steps to follow in order to maintain a heart healthy lifestyle as you get closer to discharge.
    Supervised monitored exercise sessions held three times per week for an hour accompanied by nutrition and stress management classes. This program is designed for those who were recently discharged from the hospital after a cardiac event. Most insurance providers will cover this program.
    Supervised non-monitored exercise sessions held three times per week. This program is designed for those who have completed our Phase II program or who would like extra help making healthy lifestyle changes. This program is not covered by insurance and costs $30/month.
    Supervised non-monitored exercise two days per week. This program is designed for those who have completed our Phase II and III programs or those who have a history of a heart event who would like to be more independent exercise but still in the hospital setting. This program meets twice a week and is not covered by insurance. The cost of the program is $20/month.
    This program is supervised non-monitored exercise for those who have difficulty walking do to blockages in their blood vessels in their legs.  This program meets three days per week and costs $30/month and is not covered by insurance.  This program includes risk factor assessment and education. 
    Whether you have a new diagnosis of diabetes, pre-diabetes or have had it for a long time—the Health Enrichment for Life Program is right for you.  The program covers a wide variety of education from blood glucose monitoring to meal planning and is accepted by most insurance companies.  Our program is certified through the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE). 
    Taught by a certified addictions counselor, St. Anthony North’s Tobacco Dependence Program enables you to stop by using physical, emotional and mental techniques. Cost of the program is $30/session.   
    This customized session is taught by a registered dietitian and is tailored to your specific needs. The cost is $50 per session.