Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation helps people with chronic heart or lung conditions lead healthier, more active lives. Our program, offered on the Mercy Hospital Washington campus in Medical Building North, provides medically supervised exercise therapy and education sessions tailored to your specific condition and needs. Your rehab team includes specially trained registered nurses and exercise physiologists.
Our cardiopulmonary rehab program has a designated gym equipped with elliptical machines, recumbent stationary bikes, arm cranks, treadmills and other equipment. We focus on helping you regain strength and reduce risk factors, so you can get back to doing what you love.
Our program is accredited by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation in both cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation. Our team is trained in advanced cardiovascular life support (ACLS), and our facility has emergency medical equipment available.
Mercy's cardiac rehab program has three phases:
All our cardiac rehab programs and services require a physician referral and must follow physician orders.
Pulmonary rehab may be right for you if you’ve had the following conditions or procedures:
Mercy’s pulmonary rehab program has three phases:
All our pulmonary rehab programs and services require a physician referral and must follow physician orders.
At Mercy, we offer compassionate care for a variety of treatment services, including: