HCR’s Cardiac Disease Management Program focuses on managing patients with heart failure and intensive cardiac needs. Our team employs multidisciplinary approach, consisting of nurses with cardiology and pulmonary expertise (including a nurse practitioner); physical and occupational therapists; and registered dietitians. Our team will develop a personalized plan of care that maximizes your wellness and recovery within the comfort of your own home.
Our customized program provides the education, guidance, and technology to effectively manage cardiac health by:
- Recognizing the signs of heart failure
- Managing your diet and fluid restrictions
- Using oxygen and achieving better breathing through comfort measures
- Creating strategies to manage stress
- Using your medications properly
- Suggesting an appropriate exercise regimen
- Achieving greater self-care and independence
The program employs a multidisciplinary team that includes nurses with cardiology and pulmonary experience, physical and occupational therapists.
Registered Dietitians will teach self-management of cardiac disease and foster lifestyle and behavior change to enhance your quality of life. Each of clinical team members will work with you and your physician to keep you on the road to cardiac health recovery.
HCR offers state-of-the-art technology to monitor your health with Telehealth Monitoring. Home Telehealth Monitoring allows you to check your weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse, and oxygen on a regular basis.
"Dear Lauren and all the beautiful people at HCR...I want to say thank you so much for all you did. You were so caring and patient. [I] will never forget you. [I] love each of you and will certainly recommend you highly."~ Ilene S.