Heart Failure Program

This service will enable patients and/or carers to learn strategies to best manage their condition at home with the support of the program.

Referral Criteria

The core group of people eligible for cardiac rehabilitation are those who have had:

  • Myocardial infarct (ST elevation MI, non-ST elevation MI)
  • Re-vascularisation procedures
  • Stable or unstable angina
  • Controlled heart failure
  • Other vascular or heart diseases.

People with other presenting problems, such as Type 2 diabetes or multiple risk factors may also participate in cardiac rehabilitation as many elements have broad reference.

Referral Procedure

Referral exclusions apply for this service.  Contact the service numbers below for referral requirements for this service.

Services available at these locations

Hastings Area

Port Macquarie Community Health
Morton Street
Port Macquarie NSW 2444

Phone 02 6588 2617

Fax 02 6588 2785

Coffs Harbour

Coffs Harbour Community Health
345 Pacific Highway
Coffs Harbour NSW 2450

Phone 02 6656 7646

Fax 02 6656 7610