• MercyOne Clinton receives AACVPR Certification for ninth consecutive year

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    November 06, 2023
    MercyOne Clinton Medical Center’s Cardiac Rehabilitation Unit received a certification from the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR), for their commitment to improving the quality of life of patients by enhancing standards of care.
    “Our cardiac rehabilitation team is committed to delivering innovative, compassionate, personalized care and this certification further proves our long-term pledge to the community and patients we serve,” said Justin Nylin, director of cardiac services, at MercyOne Clinton Medical Center.
    AACVPR Program Certification is a peer-review accreditation process designed to review individual programs for adherence to standards and guidelines developed and published by AACVPR and other related professional societies. Learn more.
    Cardiac rehabilitation is a comprehensive, medically supervised program personalized to improve your cardiovascular health if you have experienced a heart attack, bypass surgery, balloon angioplasty, stents or unstable angina.
    Lean more about MercyOne cardiac rehabilitation services at MercyOne.org.

    About MercyOne
    MercyOne is a connected system of health care facilities and services dedicated to helping people and communities live their best life. MercyOne’s care providers and staff make health the highest priority. The system’s clinics, medical centers, hospitals and affiliates are located throughout the state of Iowa and beyond. Headquartered in central Iowa, MercyOne is a member of Trinity Health (based in Livonia, Michigan) – one of the largest not-for-profit Catholic health care systems in the nation. Trinity Health solely owns MercyOne. Learn more at MercyOne.org.
    About AACVPR
    Founded in 1985, the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) is a multidisciplinary organization dedicated to the mission of reducing morbidity, mortality and disability from cardiovascular and pulmonary disease through education, prevention, rehabilitation, research and disease management. Central to the core mission is improving the quality of life for patients
    and their families. Learn more about AACVPR at www.AACVPR.org.

    C. Pamela Glennon, Eastern Iowa Communications Lead
    pamela.glennon@mercyhealth.com, (563) 589-8112