What we offer

Cardiac Rehabilitation encourages people affected by cardiac disease to achieve and maintain good physical and psychological health. The service offers an 8-week intensive Cardiac Rehabilitation programme delivered by a multidisciplinary team.

Each course consists of a pre-course assessment, six consecutive sessions and a final discharge assessment.

Topics covered include:

  • The benefits of exercise
  • The Heart – how it works
  • Medication and treatments
  • Stress and relaxation
  • Further exercise in the community
  • Risk Factors for heart disease
  • Healthy eating

Who it’s for

Patient who have had a Myocardial Infarction, Revascularisation or Cardiac Surgery.

Referrals

Referral is via Cardiac Consultant or other Health Professional.

Contact

Julie Rodgers, Clinical Lead

Admin Block, Dereham Hospital, Dereham, Norfolk NR19 2EX  Tel: 01263 710585

Clair Proffit, Clinic Administrator

Simpson Centre, Kelling Hospital, High Kelling, Holt, Norfolk NR25 6QA Tel: 01263 710585

Venue Details: 

Monday - Aylsham Care Trust, Aylsham.

Tuesday - Long Stratton Village Hall, Long Stratton.

Wednesday - Fakenham Community Centre, Fakenham.

Thursday - Swaffham Community Centre, Swaffham.

Friday - Cloverhill Village Hall, Bowthorpe, Norwich.

Useful links

https://www.bhf.org.uk/