Cranbrook

Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program: Cranbrook

Program Location
Cranbrook Wellness Centre
20 - 23rd Avenue South
Cranbrook, BC V1C 5V1

Phone: 250-489-6414
Toll Free: N/A
Fax: 250-489-6420

Program Contact
Leah Taranger
Respiratory Services   
250‐420‐2297
250‐420‐1499

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 6:30pm
Weekends 8:30am - 4:30pm

Program Topics
Provides intensive, home-based respiratory care, education, and case management to help patients discharged from the hospital with managing their Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).

  • Inhaled medication education and review
  • Cardio respiratory home assessments
  • Ongoing education and home-based activity programs
  • COPD flare-up plans
  • Tobacco dependency counselling

Eligibility
Individuals with moderate to severe COPD, who have required 2 emergency visits or a hospital admission for their COPD in the past 12 months.

Supported Languages
English

Application Process
Referral required by family physician, or any member of the person’s Interior Health care team, or by calling the nearest IHA Home Health office.

Program Fees
Free Service

 

 

Page Last Updated: 29/10/2019