Marion Health’s cardiac rehabilitation department has been
awarded program certification by the American Association of Cardiovascular
and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR).
The AACVPR is a national multidisciplinary association dedicated to the
improvement of clinical practice, promotion of scientific inquiry, and
advancement of education for the benefit of cardiovascular and pulmonary
rehabilitation professionals and the patients they serve. It is the only
organization that certifies cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation programs.
Valid for three years, the program certification is a symbol of meeting
essential standards for quality patient care in cardiac rehabilitation
Marion Health’s cardiac rehabilitation department, which began in 1987, averages
300 patient visits a month.