Cardiac rehabilitation

Cardiac rehabilitation assists people with coronary heart disease or other heart problems return to an active, satisfying life. There is strong evidence indicating that cardiac rehabilitation helps to reduce future cardiac events.

Royal Perth Hospital offers a range of support options for patients and their families including:

  • phone support
  • clinics
  • group education
  • supervised exercise
  • home exercise programs
  • newsletter
  • referral to local programs/services
  • support groups for patients with defibrillators

Information about medicines, treatments, healthy eating, smoking cessation, return to activities and understanding fears and emotions is also available.

Group education

Group education sessions take place on Thursdays at 10:15am.

A timetable is available on request

Supervised exercise

Day: Tuesdays, Thursdays
Time: 9am to 1:30pm

Useful links

Contact us

Level 4, South block
Wellington Street campus

Phone: 9224 1308
Fax: 9224 1319
Email: rph.cardiac.rehabilitation

Cardiac gym
Wellington Street campus
(next to Ainslee House)

Phone: 9224 1392

Operating hours

8.30am to 4.30pm
(Monday to Friday)