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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 28 July 2016

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.