Pulmonary Rehabilitation helps people with chronic lung disease begin to take an active role in managing their health.
For those with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and its related problems, the outpatient Pulmonary Rehabilitation program consists of a team of specially trained professionals who can help restore patients to the highest possible level of health.
Stabilize COPD symptoms and cope with daily living through this comprehensive outpatient program.
The program includes:
- Breathing retraining
- Respiratory therapies
- Exercise reconditioning
- Dietary counseling
- Family instruction
Increase your understanding of the disease process, learn methods of self-care and receive emotional support and encouragement through individual or group counseling.
Following an individual assessment with physician input, an exercise regimen will be designed to increase physical strength and endurance.
Respiratory Therapy techniques are covered to help control the symptoms of the disease. The goal is to restore you to the fullest capacity, able to proceeds with daily activities comfortably and efficiently.
The physician who refers the patient to the program receives an initial evaluation and progress reports on the patient’s participation.
To begin the program you must have a referral from your doctor. Contact us for information on a referral order.