Programs

BREATH Respiratory Program (COPD)

Category:
Respiratory System
Organization
Vancouver Coastal Health

5-Week rehabilitation group education program for clients diagnosed with COPD or Pulmonary Fibrosis; also may be appropriate for clients with chronic asthma. Clients are assessed by a multidisciplinary team prior to program. Family members are welcome to attend.

Once program is completed, clients may be referred to the Ongoing Maintenance Exercise Program or are discharged into the community.

Fee: For Patient Manual

Mandate

Rehabilitation program to provide education, exercise and support for clients and their families.

Service Hours

Program Runs: Tuesday, Thursday; 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Program Team:

Respirologist, Nurse, OT, PT

Referral:
GP, Specialist
Language(s):
English
Interpreter Available:
No
Program Fee:
Yes

Service Hours

Contact Person
Reception
Phone : 604-988-3131 Ext. 4150
Fax : 604-297-9681

Web Links

Homepage:
http://vch.eduhealth.ca/PDFs/EF/EF.850.N67.pdf

Locations

Lions Gate Hospital

Address
231 15th St E
North Vancouver, V7L-2L7

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