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Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center

Emmi Patient Education

Emmi® Programs at the Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center

Here at the Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, we believe that you, the patient, are the most important member of your health care team. That’s why we offer these free programs.

Using voice and animation, Emmi helps you prepare for your upcoming procedure or manage your chronic condition. Emmi answers frequently asked questions and you can view the program in the comfort of your own home or anywhere that has internet access. You can even share the programs with friends or family members.

Emmi Prep Cardiac Program

EmmiPrep® Cardiac Program
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Surgical Programs

Learn more about several Cardiac procedures by watching one of the following programs which take you step-by-step through a procedure.

  • Angiogram with possible Angioplasty
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Cardiac Pacemaker
  • Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Catheter Ablation to Treat A Fib (Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Catheter Ablation to Treat SVT (Supraventricular Tachycardia)
  • Catheter Ablation to Treat VT (Ventricular Tachycardia)
  • Coronary Bypass Surgery
  • Defib (Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Defibrillator)
  • Defib (Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator)
  • Mitral Valve Repair or Replacement

Getting Started is Easy!

Each Emmi program takes about 20 minutes to watch. You can view them as many times as you like. As you watch the program, you can also write notes and questions that you can print out and bring with you to your next appointment. Click the button to view an Emmi program.

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EmmiHealth Hypertension Program

EmmiHealth® Hypertension Program
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Care Management

Take an active role in your healthcare by watching this Emmi program to learn more about managing your condition. This program walks you through your health condition and care.

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Diabetes - Checking Your Blood Sugar
  • Diabetes - Fill Your Prescription
  • Diabetes - Injecting Insulin
  • Diabetes - Reordering Test Strips
  • Diabetes - Type 2
  • Diabetes - Your Blood Pressure
  • Diabetes - Your Latest A1C Result
  • Heart Failure
  • Hypertension
  • Taking Warfarin (Coumadin®)
  • Your Risk and How To Lower It: Heart Disease, Diabetes, and Stroke


Emmi programs are created by Emmi Solutions, LLC