Delivering Home-Based Cardiac Rehabilitation to Veterans
Mary Whooley, MD, FACP, FAHA, FACC
Seminar date: 5/10/2016
Description: Referral to cardiac rehabilitation is one of nine performance measures for patients with ischemic heart disease, but only 10% of eligible Veterans receive this guideline-recommended therapy. Dr. Whooley will describe VHA’s implementation efforts to improve delivery of cardiac rehabilitation and increase participation among Veterans.
Intended audience: VHA health care providers.