Get to Know Your New Board Members

Welcome to our new board members!  We appreciate their willingness to serve! Kelly Forrest, Coastal Vice President I am a Registered Nurse of 20+ years.  I have worked in Cardiac Rehab for the pas seven years at CarolinaEast Medical Center in New Bern.  I have two children, my daughter Chandler is 23 and my son […]

Minutes from the Discipline Meetings – March 23,2018

Exercise Discipline Meeting   2018 NCCRA Exercise Discipline Meeting Minutes If you have any questions please contact our Exercise Discipline chair: Angela Lanier, MS ACSM-CEP Clinical Exercise Physiologist, Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Iredell Health System 557 Brookdale Drive Statesville, N.C.  28677 704-878-4558 ext 3442 704-878-4951 (Fax)   Nutrition Discipline Meeting NCCRA Symposium Nutrition Discipline Minutes.docx 2018 If […]

CMS documents updated 04-2018

LCD Cardiac Rehab March 2018 Pulmonary Rehab LCD Jan 2018 SET decision memo

Symposium Slides

We hope that you are as excited as we are for the upcoming symposium!  All the slide decks have been uploaded and ready for you to download/print! The parking pass is available there as well See you soon!

Updated NCCRA bylaws


Other Educational Opportunities from our sister organizations

If you aren’t able to join us in Chapel Hill on March 22-23, 2018 – perhaps you can attend the symposiums around us. South Carolina 2018 Cardio Brochure SCACVPR Virginia  2018 VACVPR Conference Brochure

Proposed Readoption/Amendment of Certification of Cardiac Rehabilitation Programs – NC DHHS

Attached is the NC Department of Health and Human Services – Proposed Readoption/Amendment of Certification of Cardiac Rehabilitation Programs –  Rules – 10A NCAC 14F The period of public comment is from December 15, 2017 – February 13, 2018 with a public hearing scheduled for January 2nd at 11:00am in Raleigh.   Rather than having […]

CMS finalizes the cancellation of the Episode Payment Models and Cardiac Rehabilitation Incentive Payment Model

Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) finalized the cancellation of the mandatory hip fracture and cardiac bundled payment models that were to be operated by the CMS Innovation Center and implemented changes to the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CJR) Model. These changes will offer greater flexibility and choice for hospitals in […]

Recordings from the Piedmont Regional Meeting

Connie Paladenech Jeff Soukup Michelle Ray Mike Dunlap Taylor Stroud

Slides from Recent Regional Meetings

The Piedmont and Mountain regional meetings occurred last month and we are pleased to share some of the great content from those meetings. Nutrition for rehab patients – MRay Keeping science in the exercise Soukup J Lung Function Emotional Health (Cardiopulmonary) Recovered 6MWT Mistakes (10-19-17) We appreciate our Vice Presidents and how they hard they […]