Refer a Patient

St Vincent's Hospital provides a comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation program to support people who have heart disease or have experienced a cardiac event. It helps people to recover faster and return to active and productive lives.

Referrals can be made to our program by a:

  • GP
  • Cardiologist
  • Cardiothoracic surgeon
  • Another cardiac rehabilitation service

Most people are advised to start as soon as possible, usually within 1-2 weeks after leaving hospital.

How to make a referral

To refer a patient to the St Vincent's Cardiac Rehabilitation Program, please complete the cardiac rehabilitation referral form and email it to

Following the receipt of the completed form, a cardiac rehabilitation coordinator will contact the patient to arrange and confirm an appointment.