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A community exercise program in partnership with Te Hononga O Tāmaki Me Hoturoa: A holistic approach to exercise rehab

Case Study

posted by WM Admin on 2016-07-28 11:27:07.755

The cardiac rehabilitation (CR) team at Auckland District Health Board has looked at ways to increase Māori participation in CR. This conference poster describes a community based exercise programme established in July 2015 in partnership with physiotherapists and the local Whānau Ora provider, Te Hononga O Tāmaki Me Hoturoa. 

The exercise programme involves twice weekly one hour sessions for 8 weeks and each patient has an individualised exercise programme.