Transforming cardiac care and promoting a heart-healthy lifestyle
Patients who receive timely treatment have improved outcomes. Our Cardiac Rehabilitation and Education Program gives families, friends and neighbors the tools they need for healthy hearts. Your support helps patients learn how to live with a heart diagnosis by providing health coaching, new therapy equipment and financial assistance for patients with limited resources.
“Are you ready to get on the miracle train?” said Legacy Emanuel night shift nurse as she briefed her day-shift colleague on their miracle patient. The patient under her watch was Ed Blackburn, president and CEO of Central City Concern, a man who for over 26 years fought tirelessly for people coping with homelessness, addiction and chronic unemployment.