You can lower your risk for cardiovascular disease and increase your heart health with Abington – Jefferson Health’s preventive services and programs. Choose from one-on-one help, group programs or direct your own plan for cardiac improvement.
Some services are regularly scheduled; others are special events. Stay in touch with heart-related classes and events at all Abington locations.
Community Heart Education
Abington holds many public programs for cardiovascular health, such as “Cooking With the Docs” on heart-healthy cooking, free blood pressure and cholesterol screenings, and heart and stroke risk assessments.
Nutrition Counseling Center
Healthy eating can help prevent heart disease and support recovery from illness. It helps you control your weight, increase energy and enhance your sense of well-being. The registered dietitians in our Nutrition Counseling Center provide practical advice on food selection and preparation in individual sessions.
Outpatient Cardiac Exercise
Our rehabilitation services include Abington exercise facilities with staff trained in the needs of those with heart conditions or disease. These programs can help you build your activity level safely to strengthen your heart. Cardiac exercise services are located at: Abington Fitness Institute, Abington Health Center – Willow Grove and the Cardiac Fitness Center at Abington – Lansdale Hospital.