Operation Bounce-Back Cardiac Rehabilitation | Infirmary Health

Operation BounceBack Cardiac Rehabilitation

Mobile Infirmary’s Operation BounceBack offers medically supervised exercise, education and counseling to patients with cardiovascular diseases. The program assists them in leading productive and active lives. Operation Bounce-Back is one of the 10 largest cardiac rehabilitation programs in the United States and the first cardiac rehabilitation program in Alabama.

Patients of all ages and with many forms of heart disease benefit from the program, particularly if your medical history includes:

  • Heart attack.
  • Coronary artery disease.
  • Heart failure.
  • Chest pain (angina).
  • Cardiomyopathy (heart muscle disease).
  • Certain congenital heart diseases.
  • Coronary artery bypass surgery.
  • Angioplasty and stents.
  • Heart transplant.
  • Heart valve replacements.
  • Peripheral arterial disease.

Bounce-Back patients attend three exercise sessions a week. Depending on the prescribed routine, these sessions may include walking on an indoor track, workouts in the exercise room or supervised aquatics class. Patients receive information on nutrition, smoking, stress, obesity and other risk factors.

Benefits of cardiac rehabilitation include:

  • Decreased blood pressure.
  • Reduced shortness of breath and fatigue in people with heart failure.
  • Increased endurance.
  • Lower cholesterol and triglyceride levels.
  • Decreased emotional stress, depression and anxiety.
  • Increased quality of life.

Contact us

For more information, call 251-435-5157.

A physician referral is required to join Bounce-Back. For a nominal fee, participants may bring a family member to exercise with them. Download our physician referral form for your doctor.

Operation Bounce-Back is offered at:
ProHealth Fitness Center
166 Mobile Infirmary Blvd.
Mobile, AL 36607
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