Mended Hearts Support Group

Rock River Valley Mended Hearts Support Group

Ongoing, third Monday of each month, 6:30 pm- 8:00 pm

SwedishAmerican Hospital 1st floor Conference Center, Rooms 5 & 6.

Mended Heart team members are available to meet with patients before surgery to answer questions and alleviate fears during hospitalization; for encouragement in the early days of recovery; and after surgery, to help with the life adjustments that face all surgical heart patients.

Program topics:

May 15 - Atrial Fibrillation Awareness, presented by American Heart Association.

June 19 - CPR Basics, presented by Trent Brass, Paramedic

For more information about the support group, or if you would like someone from Mended Hearts to visit you, or if you would like to volunteer for the program, please call 1-779-696-5863.

For additional resources and patient education information on heart disease, stroke, cholesterol and more, please visit www.mendedhearts.org.