Welcome to the Cardiac Fitness Center of St. Francis Hospital, The Heart Center - the only hospital-based program of its kind on Long Island.

The center is located on the park-like grounds of The DeMatteis Center for Cardiac Research and Education in Greenvale.

Located just off Northern Boulevard, its serene setting offers plenty of convenient and accessible parking.

Our popular fitness center enjoys more than 60,000 visits a year and recently celebrated its 30th anniversary.

Visitors are greeted by our friendly staff to make sure every exercise session feels like a welcome visit.

All of our cardiac fitness programs are medically supervised by a doctor, registered nurses and other healthcare professionals, who are always on site.

Our award-winning center is equipped with state-of-the-art exercise equipment.

The workout circuit includes bicycles, treadmills, weight lifting stations and an indoor walking track.

All patients are prescreened for an appropriate fitness plan to ensure all of their cardiac needs are met.

Everyone is continually monitored for their progress by our highly dedicated staff.

For more information on how you can step up to better health and how we can help, call (516) 629-2040.

Pharmacy Careers

St. Francis Hospital, The Heart Center, New York's only specialty designated cardiac center, performs more cardiac procedures than any other hospital in the Northeast, with consistently low mortality rates. Over 99%of our patients say that they would recommend the Hospital to a friend.

The mission of St. Francis Hospital is to be a regional leader in the prevention, detection, and treatment of heart disease while making the health care of tomorrow better through research and education. At St. Francis, four core values guide everything we do: Respect, Integrity, Compassion and Excellence in Patient Care.

The mission of the pharmacy department is to provide safe and effective medication-related care to our patients, by careful review, preparation and dispensing of medications in an accurate, safe and timely manner. We seek to partner with our patients and healthcare colleagues in order to achieve optimal medication therapy, both therapeutically and economically.

Our professional pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and pharmacy student interns are an integral part of the interdisciplinary team that contributes to this outstanding patient satisfaction rating. The average length of service for a St. Francis Pharmacist is over 11 years.