CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Sulphur Springs

Sulphur Springs, Texas, February 13, 2023 – CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Sulphur Springs has ONE mission: To Extend the Healing Ministry of Jesus Christ.

New Primary Care Provider

CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic is excited to welcome Rebecca Couch, Nurse Practitioner, to our team of Primary Care providers. Rebecca Couch is now accepting new patients at 105 Medical Circle, (Medical Building 1). To schedule an appointment, please call 903.885.3181.

Heart Month: Cardiac Rehabilitation

In honor of heart month, show your heart some love. CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital- Sulphur Springs has special programs to improving heart health, such as Cardiac rehabilitation. Cardiac rehabilitation is a medically supervised program designed to help people with heart problems improve their health and well-being. Cardiac rehabilitation teams may include physicians, nurses, dietitians, physical therapists or respiratory therapists to provide heart monitored activity/exercise and education on healthy living.

Who may qualify?

You may be a candidate if you have experienced any of the following:

  • Recent heart attack
  • Angioplasty and/or stent
  • Heart bypass | Transplant | Valve surgery
  • Stable angina | Chronic heart failure

What to expect?

  • Physical Activity: Individualized exercise sessions 3 days/week, typically for 6-12 weeks
  • Education: Learn about importance lifestyle behavior changes and about your heart condition
  • Support: A multidisciplinary team to help guide you.

Benefits of Cardiac Rehab may include:

  • Strengthening and conditioning of your heart and lungs
  • Reduction in your risk of future heart problems
  • Improvement in your overall health by reducing risk factors
  • Return sooner to work and activities of daily living
  • Improvement in your quality of life
  • Increase in self-confidence and emotional support

CHRISTUS Cardiac rehabilitation can help you feel better and get back to doing what you enjoy.

For more information, and to see if you may qualify, talk to your doctor or call 903.439.4141

Author: Ethan Klein

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