New app provides vital cardiac support to South West patients

Updated January 6 2022 - 1:45am, first published 1:30am
To date, 30 South West cardiac patients have accessed the six-week cardiac rehabilitation program by downloading the SMART CR App to their phone or device. Photo: Cardihab/Getty

As part of a new trial led by the WA Country Health Service (WACHS) and WA Primary Health Alliance, virtual care via smart devices is linking country patients to specialised cardiac rehabilitation services from the comfort of their own home.