Cardiac Rehabilitation Service

About the Service

East & North Hertfordshire

The Cardiac Rehabilitation programme at Hertfordshire Community Trust in East & North Hertfordshire is run by a Cardiac Rehabilitation Nurse Specialist in the community. The exercise classes for patients are run by the Lister Hospital (E&N Herts Trust Cardiology). The Cardiac Specialist Nurse can deliver a home programme and give you advice and practical support after coming out of hospital. You can make an appointment to be seen at home or in clinic. The clinic appointment will take place at Kingsway in Stevenage on Mondays only, 9am -5pm. The home visits will take place Tuesday - Friday.

The East & North programme is available from Lister Hospital for:

(Please note Heart valve replacement or repair does not always meet the criteria for E&N Hertfordshire exercise classes - home visits and the home exercise programme is the pathway in this area.)

Contact the service

Referrals to this service are managed by the HCT-led East & North Herts Referral Hub which is open from 8am to 8pm seven days a week. If you are a GP wanting to make a referral, please call 0300 123 7571 and select the option ‘For professionals’ to ensure your call is taken as soon as possible. Calls received between 8pm and 10pm will be diverted to locality teams.


West Hertfordshire

The service in west Hertfordshire is now provided by Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust.

How the Service is provided

Who is eligible for this Service

What will happen at your appointment

Useful information

Making a referral

Patient Experience