About HEARTVantage

HEARTVantage is a wellness service designed around your heart. Our program is unlike any other in Acadiana because this is the first time a nationally accredited, specialized care facility has dedicated its resources to the prevention of heart disease at absolutely no cost to members. HEARTVantage members gain access to our staff of heart experts including doctors, nurses and patient advocates who share tips on how to live a heart-healthy lifestyle. We also provide you with the tools and education you need for prevention, such as seminars, newsletters, complimentary health screenings and tips on healthy eating and exercise.

Heart Hospital of Lafayette and HEARTVantage utilize an integrative approach to maintaining heart health. Our team of professionals, take the time to work with you in creating customized, proactive health plans that help you live life to the fullest. All with the goal of healing the total person — physically, emotionally and spiritually. When you join HEARTVantage, you'll have access to:

24-Hour Nurse Resource Line

Uncertain about a recent change in your health? When you're a member, you have access to our staff of physicians, nurses and patient advocates, available to answer any questions you may have about heart health. Simply call 1-877-217-8573. A knowledgeable professional will advise you on what to do next.

Health Coaching & Nutrition

Our team of registered dieticians help you unlock the secrets to maintaining a heart-healthy diet with integrative nutrition/weight management plans designed to promote a healthier lifestyle.

Cardiovascular Rehabilitation

Heart Hospital also offers Cardiac Rehabilitation for patients already diagnosed with heart disease. Our HEARTVantage Cardiac Rehab/Wellness Program is a monitored exercise program designed to help improve cardiovascular output through aerobic/anaerobic training. This paid service is offered by physician referral.

Educational Classes

Cardiovascular classes and special programs conducted by knowledgeable healthcare professionals — registered nurses, dieticians, pharmacists, master science professionals and our own physician medical director.

E-mail Updates

Receive updates on classes and special events plus healthy lifestyle tips and information — delivered straight to your inbox.

Free and Discounted Health Screenings

Members receive FREE annual blood pressure and cholesterol checks, multiple health screening opportunities and offers for discounted screenings.

Receive Mailing Updates and Newsletter

Get the latest insight from top physicians in our field, plus tips designed to promote an all-around healthy lifestyle

The purpose of this program is to educate patients and family concerning their heart condition as well as to help them make the necessary changes for a more satisfying and fulfilling life. Lifestyle changes aren't easy, so we offer resources and support to keep you educated and motivated.