Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Area patients requiring cardiac or pulmonary rehabilitation services need to look no further than Pawnee Valley Community Hospital.

Patients with lung disorders or suffering from heart attack or stroke requiring cardiopulmonary rehabilitation. can access those services at Pawnee Valley Community Hospital using cutting edge equipment and technology guided by fully trained and licensed respiratory therapists.

All services are fully reimbursable by Medicare.  For those not eligible for Medicare, Phase III self-pay is also available.

Cardiac Services:

  • Cardiac nuclear stress testing
  • Cardiopulmonary exercise training for improved muscular and cardiovascular endurance

Cardiac Rehabilitation:

  • State of the art wireless patient monitoring system
  • Education and counseling to reduce further cardiac risks
  • Holter, Events Moditors
  • EKGs

Nuclear medicine is very unique because it offers information about the structure and the function of the heart, making it easier to diagnose heart disease in the earlier stages. Nuclear medicine uses very little amounts of radioactive materials to diagnose and treat diseases. The Cardiopulmonary Department along with Debbie Tomlinson DNP, ARNP do Cardiac Nuclear Stress Tests at Pawnee Valley Community Hospital.