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Your heart is in good hands at VCHS. With the following services offered at VCHS, you can receive the care you need close to home.
This personalized program includes monitored exercises, education, and support to help patients recovering from a heart attack, cardiac surgery, or other heart issue have a better, more efficient recovery.
Vascular ultrasound provides pictures of the body's veins and arteries and is performed to locate and identify blockages.
An echocardiogram shows detailed images of the heart and can be used to diagnose heart disease.
The cardiac stress test is a nuclear scan of the blood flow to the heart muscle.
VCHS offers numerous programs to help you decrease your risk of developing a heart-related disease.
Education is key. Take charge of your health with the personalized VCHS Diabetes Education Program.
Regular physical activity does your heart good. FROG is a twice-weekly fitness class for older adults.
Managing your weight manages your risks. Join Weight Watchers at VCHS.
You can choose to make heart-healthy choices every day, which will decrease your chance of developing heart disease, having a heart attack, or needing further heart-related care.
The American Heart Association offers the following recommendations for leading a heart-healthy life: