Pulmonary Rehab Program (Kamloops)
This program is currently not running due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Name: Tracee Gallant
Phone: Cell # 778-220-3761
Primary and Community Care
#201-376 Tranquille Road
Kamloops, BC V2B 3G6
Phone # 250-312-3280
The Lung Health Program is a supervised exercise and education program that runs twice weekly for six weeks. Classes consist of one hour of exercise and one hour of education. The program is run by a registered Respiratory Therapist and a registered Community Physiotherapist from Interior Health.
Anyone diagnosed with a chronic lung condition, such as:
- Chronic bronchitis
- Chronic asthma
- or Bronchiectasis.
Other conditions include:
- Restrictive lung diseases, lung transplant or resection.
Aims of Pulmonary Rehabilitation
• Increase activity level.
• Improve quality of life.
• Reduce occurrence of flare‑ups.
• Improved management of shortness of breath.
• Managing stress.
• Reduced hospital admissions and length of stay