YMCA of Owen Sound Grey Bruce

Site: Owen Sound - 10th St E

Service: Cardiac Rehabilitation Program

Description (Service) Three-month medically supervised exercise and counselling program. Program takes place at the YMCA or if required, weekly in-home sessions. Services include: 
* education on topics related to coronary artery disease 
* stress management 
* relaxation 
* nutritional choices and diet 
* weight control 
* physical activity 
* medications 
* medical monitoring 
* blood pressure checks 
Joint program of GBHS and YMCA
Service Details
Hours Tue and Thu 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Adults who have had a heart concern within the last two years (for example heart attack or bypass surgery) or who are considered at high risk for development of coronary artery disease * candidates initially undergo a screening process
Application Medical referral required * physician or cardiologist first makes a referral to the program, individual will then be contacted by office for an appointment
Languages English
Fees None ; covered by OHIP
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
Julie McArthur Regional Recreational Centre
700 10th St E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 0C6
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Intersection 10th St E and 7th Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-376-4832
Fax 519-376-2063
E-Mail cardiacrehab@gbhs.on.ca
Website www.gbhs.on.ca
Primary Contact Rhonda McAfee, Registered Nurse

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