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Congestive Heart Failure Rehabilitation

HealthSouth and The Heart Group have combined their expertise to lead the way in rehabilitation and cardiovascular disease management of the CHF patient.  Our inpatient Congestive Heart Failure Program provides an individual pathway to recovery, meeting each patient's unique needs.

Our Services

  • Full continuum of care including inpatient and outpatient services
  • Individualized treatment plans
  • Education on nutrition, medications, exercise & stress management
  • Weekly team care conferences focused on patient goals and planning discharge to the community
  • Telemetry monitoring
  • Technical support via laboratory & x-ray
  • Nutritional management by a registered dietitian

Our Experts

Depending on your individual needs, your interdisciplinary care team may include a:

  • Case Manager
  • Board Certified Cardiologist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Pharmacist
  • Physiatrist
  • Psychologist
  • Physical Therapist
  • Registered Dietitian
  • Rehabilitation Nurse
  • Respiratory Therapist
  • Speech Therapist

Program Goals

  • Improve cardiac output and myocardial contractility
  • Achieve optimal fluid and sodium balance
  • Adjust and maximize appropriate CHF pharmaceutical regimen
  • Improve patient self-management through aggressive patient/family education and empowerment
  • Reduce cycle of hospital admissions and overall cost of care for patients with CHF
  • Maximize functional independence
  • Improve quality of life

For more information, contact HealthSouth at 812/ 476-9983 or 800/ 677-3422.

4100 Covert Avenue
Evansville, IN  47714
812/ 476-9983
800/ 677-3422