Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. Early action is the key to preventing and treating the symptoms of a heart attack or stroke. Newman Regional Health's Cardiopulmonary Services Department provides 24-hour testing and treatment for patients with heart and lung problems. Learn about common heart conditions in our patient education library.
Our cardiopulmonary services include:
The cardiac specialists at our Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation Program help patients with heart disease recover faster and return to fuller productive lives. Cardiac rehabilitation includes exercise, education, counseling, and learning how to make healthy choices.
You can benefit from this program if you have had coronary bypass surgery, heart attack, stent placement, heart valve repair/replacement, or heart transplant. Our Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation Program is accredited by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation. Learn more about cardiac conditions.
The cardiac rehabilitation class meets three days a week on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at regularly scheduled class times that last approximately one hour. We offer morning and afternoon sessions to accommodate most schedules. The program lasts 6 to 12 weeks on average. Most insurance companies cover cardiac rehabilitation.
Ask your physician if this program is right for you or call the Cardiopulmonary Services Department at (620) 343-6800, ext. 1300 for information.
An EEG (electroencephalogram) records the electrical activity of the brain. During an EEG, small metal discs are attached to the patient’s scalp with an adhesive. These electrodes pick up the electrical activity of the brain. An EEG test is totally painless and usually takes about 1 ½ hours.
An EEG is a diagnostic tool used to evaluate:
Our Sleep Disorders Center is accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Our sleep specialists and physicians identify and treat sleep disorders, such as sleep apnea , snoring, insomnia, and others. Learn more about our sleep medicine center.
Respiratory therapists work to evaluate, treat, and care for people with breathing disorders, such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) and asthma.
They perform procedures that provide both diagnosis and treatment.
Phone: (620) 343-6800, ext. 1300
Newman Regional Health
1201 W. 12th Avenue
Emporia, Kansas 66801
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