Pulmonary rehabilitation

TriStar NorthCrest’s Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program is a 36-visit program designed to provide comprehensive care to individuals with pulmonary disease (COPD). Once enrolled in the program, patients work with a multidisciplinary team of pulmonary rehabilitation specialists who will tailor the program to meet their individualized needs.

Our program is designed for patients with pulmonary diseases such as emphysema, asthma, chronic bronchitis, fibrosis, and others. Through breathing retraining, regular exercise and proper nutrition, most participants have significantly improved their quality of life. For many graduates, the program has been able to help them:

Pulmonary Rehabilitation at TriStar NorthCrest includes the following:

Education sessions

  • Support for the patient and family
  • Proper breathing techniques
  • The role of medications
  • Energy conservation
  • Proper nutrition
  • Stress management

Exercise sessions

  • Designed to meet individual needs and goals
  • Medical status and progress monitored and evaluated
  • Personal and group exercises held to improve the function of your heart and lungs
  • Strengthen muscles used for breathing
  • Breathing training
  • Relaxation techniques
  • How to conserve energy for daily activities

Looking to join? A referral is required by a healthcare provider for admission to the program. The program is covered by most insurance plans.

Pulmonary care at TriStar Health

Pulmonary care provides treatment for lung and respiratory conditions, treating patients with conditions causing breathing issues or affecting their lung health. You may receive pulmonary care for asthma, bronchitis and certain allergies.

Learn about Pulmonary care