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Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program
Conemaugh East Hills
1450 Scalp Avenue
Johnstown, PA 15904
Phone: (814) 534-9665
Conemaugh Memorial's Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program is a service designed for patients who experience lung problems such as:
Pulmonary rehabilitation includes exercise classes and education about lung diseases and conditions. The goal is to help patients participate in activities with less shortness of breath, as well as learning how to better manage the lung condition.
Education classes focus on COPD and other chronic lung diseases to provide patients with information including:
Additional education includes:
A physical activity plan is tailored to each patient's needs. Exercise will help improve endurance and muscle strength so patients are better able to carry out daily activities. Studies have shown that patients with COPD who participate in prescribed exercise benefit both physically and mentally.