On behalf of the Board of Directors of ISCHR, thank you once again for your support and commitment to being a member of ISCHR and AACVPR.

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    Hi Kristen See your PM. Best, Robert ------------------------------ Robert Berry MS, RCEP, FAACVPR Clinical Coordinator Cardiac Rehabilitation Preventative Cardiology at Henry Ford Health System Detroit MI (313) 972-4107 ---------------------- ...

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    Hello Everyone, When should a patient start Phase 2 of Cardiac Rehab after a STEMI/NSTEMI? I am having a hard time finding an exact time frame of when it is appropriate to start these patients. Thank you, ------------------------------ Kristen ...

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    Thank you. ------------------------------ Shawn Abel Other Methodist Hospital | Hill Country Fredericksburg TX ------------------------------

Make the Most of Your Membership!

Did you know that if you become an AACVPR member

you are automatically a Joint Affliliate member of 

Illinois' CR/PR professional association: ISCHR? 

  • An opportunity to gather with other IL CR/PR professionals at the ISCHR networking event at the annual AACVPR meeting
  • An opportunity to lobby IL representatives and Senators for legislation directly affecting our work
  • Up to the minute advocacy and legislation updates 
  • Access to AACVPR's and ISCHR's members only discussion forum
  • Free access to quarterly ISCHR Educational webinars
  • Discounted tuition to AACVPR's Annual Meeting
  • Discounted tuition to ISCHR's Annual Education conference
  • Northern, Central and Southern Regional Chairs that are available as a resource for questions and concerns regarding your CR/PR programs 


On-Demand Learning Starts Now

The 38th AACVPR Annual Meeting ended in Milwaukee last month, but the on-demand learning is just heating up. The On-Demand Access Pass is now open, unlocking recordings of concurrent and breakout sessions from the in-person conference. 

The On-Demand Access Pass is hosted on RD Mobile, the same platform used for the mobile app if you joined AACVPR in Milwaukee. You can log on to RD Mobile on either your desktop or mobile device to watch recordings 24/7 through February 29, 2024. 

Questions? Contact AACVPR at aacvpr@aacvpr.org or 312/321-5146.

33rd Annual Educational Conference

March 15th-16th 

Elmhurst Memorial Hospital 

News & Views

  • The second issue of 2024 (Volume 44, No. 2) will be available by early March for AACVPR members . Please see below for the table of contents. You can access the  Journal of Cardiopulmonary ...
  • By Denise Williams | News & Views “I know my stuff!” That’s the message you convey to colleagues, administrators, patients and the public when you earn the Certified Cardiac ...
  • By Denise Williams | News & Views She’s only 56 years old, but Sandra Hoffman has graduated from cardiac rehabilitation (CR) five times already. Heart disease — part of her family history ...

Take advantage of both ISCHR and AACVPR membership!

ISCHR is a Joint Affiliate of AACVPR, meaning your single dues payment earns you the benefits of both AACVPR and ISCHR, as well as AACVPR's membership benefits - free webcasts worth valuable CECs!

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