A Registered Nurse provides education and support to patients with breathing problems.
- Spirometry testing to assess lung function
- Assist with medication adjustment to maximize control of breathing symptoms
- Education to improve knowledge and skills assisting towards self-management of chronic lung conditions (such as Asthma and COPD)
- Option of Pulmonary Rehab program for those with chronic lung conditions (COPD) to help return to exercise
If you feel this program would be beneficial, please contact your family doctor’s office or the Stratford Family Health Team at 519-271-7172.
The Lung Health Foundation and its certified respiratory educators are available every weekdays from 8:30 to 4:30pm to answer your questions about your lung health as well as provide smoking cessation support. If you need to know more about asthma, COPD, lung cancer or that cough that won’t go away we can help you stay informed.
Reach out to the Lung Foundation at 1-888-344-LUNG (5864)