cardiologists from the Missouri Baptist Medical Center Heart Center staff a cardiology
specialty clinic in Sullivan, Missouri four days each week. They are
supported by a full continuum -- with the exception of heart transplants -- of
hospital-based heart services.
The Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Department is a medically supervised and
monitored exercise and education program for people with either heart or chronic
lung disease. The facility is equipped with treadmills, stationary bikes, cross
trainers, Stairmasters and free weights. The Cardiac Diagnostic Laboratory
offers stress testing and stress echocardiograms. The cardiopulmonary
rehabilitation team includes your personal physician, the Missouri Baptist
Sullivan Hospital medical director, registered nurses, respiratory therapists
and other support members.