Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center

Rededicating Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Facility

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center will celebrate the completion of $100,000 in upgrades to the Heart Center of Niagara’s Cardiopulmonary Rehab Facility during a grand reopening ceremony and open house Tuesday at the Heart Center, 571 Tenth St., second floor, Niagara Falls.  The event will begin at 11:30 a.m.
 
The completely refurbished, fully handicap-accessible facility features 18 new pieces of workout equipment including treadmills, steppers, three types of exercise bikes, arm ergo-meters and elliptical exercisers. 
 
In addition to medically monitored cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation the facility also offers a wellness exercise program to the general public and fitness classes for people with special needs. Program fees are very reasonable and in many cases are covered by health insurance.
 
An open house with light refreshments will immediately follow Tuesday’s ceremony:
 
WHAT: Grand reopening of the Heart Center of Niagara’s Cardiopulmonary Rehab Facility
 
WHEN: Tuesday, March 7 at 11:30 a.m. Open house to follow until 2:30 p.m.
 
WHERE: The Heart Center of Niagara, 571 Tenth St., second floor, Niagara Falls, NY
 
WHO: Niagara Falls Memorial President & CEO Joseph A. Ruffolo will be joined by Vice President for Foundation and Community Relations Judi Nolan Powell, Chief of Cardiology Sachin Wadhawan, M.D., Cardiology Services Director Melissa Rackmil, R.N., and Cardiopulmonary Rehab patients and staff members. For more information, call (716) 278-4569
Media coverage may attend the open house.