Cardiac Rehabilitation at OhioHealth Marion General Hospital, part of north central Ohio’'s largest and most comprehensive heart services program, is committed to helping you care for your heart so you can get back to what is most important to you and your family.

Marion General is certified by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) for its cardiovascular/pulmonary rehabilitation program. Since 2010, Marion General has been recognized for its commitment to
improving the quality of life by enhancing standards of care. AACVPR certified programs are recognized as leaders in the
field of cardiovascular and pulmonary rehabilitation because they offer the most advanced practices available. 

Our Cardiac Rehabilitation team works with you to design a program tailored to your heart health needs and your individual level of fitness.

If you have experienced one or more of the following heart conditions, you can benefit from cardiac rehabilitation:

  • heart attack
  • bypass surgery
  • coronary artery disease with angina
  • stent placement
  • angioplasty
  • valve replacement surgery
  • heart transplant
  • systolic congestive heart failure

To learn more about cardiac rehabilitation at Marion General, talk with your physician or call (740) 375-6059 to speak with any of our team members.

Marion General's Cardiac Rehabilitation Services

Cardiac rehabilitation at Marion General is provided on an outpatient basis in the hospital.

Participants typically spend six to 12 weeks in the program, attending cardiac rehabilitation for approximately one hour a day, three days a week.

Cardiac Rehab Phase II: You are supervised and will have your heart monitored by our specially trained staff.

Cardiac Rehab Phase III: You no longer wear the wireless heart monitor, yet your progress continues to be supervised by our staff.

A physician referral is required to participate in our cardiac rehabilitation program.

Marion General's Spousal Cardiac Rehab Program

At Marion General, we recognize how important the support of your family can be to the success of your rehabilitation. Our Spousal Cardiac Rehab Program offers your partner a unique opportunity to support your rehabilitation by actively participating with you throughout your individualized program.

In addition, our education classes will provide you and your partner the opportunity to learn more about ways to reduce your risk factors, how best to manage stress and help you develop your own exercise plan for home. Included in these classes is nutrition counseling to help you develop and establish a more heart-healthy lifestyle.