-UC Davis - Team sets a path to getting more patients into cardiac rehabilitation
Cardiac rehabilitation (CR) programs of exercise and lifestyle education are known to improve quality of life and reduce hospital admissions following a cardiac event. Yet, CR is underutilized at health systems throughout the U.S.
A team from the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine has set out to increase participation in CR at UC Davis Health. They evaluated referral barriers among physicians and nurses, then developed a workflow that streamlines that process.
Their work was ...