Cardiac Rehabilitation Members Area
Welcome to the cardiac rehabilitation members area. This is a resource page specifically for cardiac patients and their families at St Vincent's Hospital in Sydney.
On this page, you'll find videos which you are recommended to watch as part of the St Vincent's Hospital Cardiac Rehabilitation Program.
We've designed this online program to support you during your recovery in the absence of face to face education sessions.
All cardiac patients are encouraged to complete their cardiac rehabilitation program, as it contains essential information about your health and recovery.
Telehealth appointments are offered in many St Vincent's Hospital clinics and programs, including cardiac rehabilitation. This means that you can attend your appointment from home.
Visit the Telehealth page for more information.
St Vincent's Hospital Cardiac Rehab Program videos
After enrolling in the St Vincent's Cardiac Rehabilitation Program, you'll be given a series of videos to watch, as part of your tailored program, to assist you with your recovery and health.
After each video, you'll complete a short feedback survey. Your answers will be sent to the St Vincent's Hospital Cardiac Rehabilitation Coordinators as a record of your participation and feedback.
In addition to the videos in the online program, you may find the following resources helpful:
Rehabilitation - information, videos and tips to help you recover well after your heart procedure.
Remember, if you have any further questions or concerns, please contact the St Vincent's Cardiac Rehabilitation Team.
Understanding Heart Disease and Treatments
Part 1 - Understanding Nutrition
Part 2 - Understanding Fats, Salt, Fibre and Alcohol
Part 3 - Learning How to Read a Food Label
Why Exercise? The Benefits of Exercise
Exercise - Guidelines and Getting Started
Tai Chi Warm Up
Exercise - How to Get it Right
Exercise - Overcoming Barriers and Staying Motivated