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Cardiovascular Rehabilitation Program Re-Certified by Industry Leader

Published on Friday, August 26, 2016

McLaren Northern Michigan is proud to announce the certification of the cardiovascular rehabilitation program by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR). McLaren Northern Michigan was recognized for its commitment to improving quality of life by enhancing standards of care.

Cardiovascular rehabilitation programs are designed to help recover faster from the effects of heart attack and heart surgery, and thereby improve their quality of life. Programs include exercise, education, counseling, and support for patients and their families.

The McLaren Northern Michigan cardiovascular rehabilitation program participated in an application process that requires extensive documentation of the program’s practices. AACVPR Program Certification is the only peer-review accreditation process designed to review individual programs for adherence to standards and guidelines developed and published by AACVPR and other professional societies. Each program is reviewed by the AACVPR Program Certification Committee, and Certification is awarded by the AACVPR Board of Directors and is valid for three years.