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 pectoris(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.
Programs include exercise, education, and counseling.
These programs may be provided in a
(including a critical access hospital) or in a doctor’s office. Part B covers ICR programs if your doctor referred you and you had any of the conditions listed above.