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In response to added burdens on hospitals as the result of COVID-19, the TAKEheart Team is temporarily postponing regularly scheduled activities.
Learn more about the alternate ways that TAKEheart is working to support hospitals during this time.

Power of the Patient Voice
Mended Hearts
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Patient Education Tool

This Mended Hearts Certified Advocate Training Course is an online training consisting of five modules. Each module includes a short video and handouts aimed to highlight the “power of the patient voice.”

Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
University Health Network Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation Program
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Making the Case

This online training course is designed to help health care providers educate heart patients about the benefits of cardiac rehabilitation.

Center for Disease Control and Prevention
Center for Disease Control and Prevention
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Engage Leadership

This CDC pdf slide deck and training tool highlights the Million Hearts 2022 campaign, along with the role cardiac rehabilitation plays in the effort.

American Heart Association
American Heart Association
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Patient Education Tool

In this 2019 Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research video, Mitesh Patel, MD, MBA, MS is interviewed about his research on using principles of behavioral economics to achieve better outcomes for patients recovering from a cardiac event.

American College of Cardiology
American College of Cardiology
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QI Tool

This 1-hour webinar series provides physicians, especially medical directors of cardiac rehabilitation programs, with the didactic knowledge needed to optimize care for patients.

American College of Cardiology
American College of Cardiology
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Staff Training Tool

This series of webinars share best practices around the implementation of the American College of Cardiology’s Patient Navigator Program: Focus MI, aimed to improve care for acute myocardial infarction patients.