Cardiac rehabilitation programs
covers these programs if you’ve had at least one of these conditions:
- A heart attack in the last 12 months
- Coronary artery bypass surgery
- Current stable angina (chest pain)
- A heart valve repair or replacement
- A coronary angioplasty (a medical procedure used to open a blocked artery) or coronary stent (a procedure used to keep an artery open)
- A heart or heart-lung transplant
- Stable chronic heart failure
Part B also covers intensive cardiac rehabilitation (ICR) programs that usually include more rigorous or intense exercise, education, and counseling if your doctor refers you. These programs may be provided in a
(including a critical access hospital) or in a doctor’s office.
You pay 20% of the
if you get the services in a doctor's office. In a hospital outpatient setting, you pay the hospital a
. The Part B
Programs include exercise, education, and counseling.