Rehabilitation Figures for April 2017 to March 2018

Cardiac Rehabilitation Programme

  • 93% of patients completing the programme had improved fitness
  • 100% of patients found the educational talks beneficial
  • 53% continued exercising at Heart Care following their rehabilitation programme
  • Heart Care provides programmes for friends and relatives to exercise with you

 A summary from patient questionnaires:

  • 97% were very satisfied or satisfied with the service provided
  • 99% thought they received enough support
  • 99% said they would recommend the programme
  • 91% found the exercise programme about the right level of difficulty
  • 50% involved their family or friends
  • 92% stated they will continue with a healthy lifestyle

Additional Services

The Tai Chi classes continue to be successful with two classes running at Walsall and a further class at Streetly Community Centre

  • The number of PAD patients being referred has increased

Counselling Services

This service has continued to receive very positive feedback from patients with positive individual results.

Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programme

  • 89% would recommend the course to others with lung conditions
  • 83% found the course worthwhile
  • 80% of patients said the course met with their expectations
  • 81% Improved fitness and increased walking distance