Posts Tagged ‘congestive heart failure’

Cardiac Rehabilitation for Heart Failure   

Cardiac Rehabilitation for Heart Failure

In honor of Heart Health Month, Hamilton Grove Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center is pleased to present this important information about cardiac rehabilitation for Congestive Heart Failure. Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) is not only a serious condition, it is the leading cause of hospitalization in seniors. In CHF, also called Chronic Heart Failure, the heart is weakened and…

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What is Ejection Fraction?

Medicare and most other insurers cover cardiac rehabilitation for people with Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) — but only if they have a “compromised ejection fraction.” What is “ejection fraction,” and why is it important? Types of Congestive Heart Failure Congestive Heart Failure is a condition in which the heart has a decreased ability to pump…

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Congestive Heart Failure: Just the FAQs

What Is Congestive Heart Failure? Congestive heart failure is a serious condition in which the heart has become too weak to adequately supply the body with blood. What Causes Congestive Heart Failure? Any condition that overworks the heart can damage it enough to cause congestive heart failure. This condition might be as sudden as a…

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