MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute at Saddleback Medical Center hosted a special ribbon-cutting ceremony to unveil its Cardiac Rehabilitation Center at the Heart and Wellness Center. This new Cardiac Rehabilitation Center marks a significant leap forward in cardiovascular care and community health.
“Today we’ve opened our doors to a new era of cardiovascular care,” says Lynn Rodriguez, RN, MSN, NEA-BC, executive director, cardiovascular services, MemorialCare Saddleback Medical Center. “This facility empowers our patients to regain their heart health, strengthening our commitment to community well-being. It’s a significant step forward in our mission to transform lives through heart health.”
This highly anticipated development promises to redefine the patient experience, offering a rejuvenating environment designed to enhance cardiovascular, pulmonary, and nutritional health. It includes a large, state-of-the-art facility filled with natural light, and breathtaking views from the surrounding Laguna Hills area, along with a range of innovative equipment designed to empower patients on their journey to improved heart health.
After the ribbon-cutting ceremony, physicians, patients, and former patients had the opportunity to explore the facility, interact with experts, and become acquainted with the equipment used to facilitate cardiac rehabilitation. Specialists in pulmonary and nutrition services were on hand to explain their roles in comprehensive patient care and how they contribute to overall heart health.
The MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute at Saddleback Medical Center is dedicated to providing world-class cardiovascular care to patients in South Orange County. With a focus on excellence, innovation, and patient-centered care, the institute continuously strives to improve heart health in the community.