Cardiac Rehabilitation

Return to all Care of Cardiovascular Conditions 1st Edition sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45 mins.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Explain the components of a Medicare-approved cardiac rehabilitation program.
2. Identify patient eligibility for cardiac rehabilitation. 
3. Educate patients on the benefits of participation in a cardiac rehabilitation program.
4. Develop a protocol for referral and follow-up of patients eligible for cardiac rehabilitation. 
5. Provide patients with evidence-based recommendations and resources to address barriers to participation.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
04/02/2021

Jonathon M. Firnhaber, MD, FAAFP, Associate Professor, Residency Director, Department of Family Medicine, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina College of Medicine; Centre for Family Medicine, Winter Park, Florida

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
04/02/2021
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