Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Ascension Borgess Allegan Hospital offers Pulmonary Rehabilitation as a multi-disciplinary program focused on assisting participants with the following:

  • Experiencing less difficulty with breathing
  • Increasing muscle strength and endurance
  • Improving their ability to cope with daily activities
  • Understanding how to use medications and oxygen appropriately
  • Improving quality of life
  • Reducing hospitalizations

Pulmonary Rehabilitation includes:

  1. Monitored and supervised exercises
  2. Education about pulmonary condition, control of symptoms, medications, and oxygen
  3. Assistance with smoking cessation
  4. Stress reduction and/or management techniques sessions

Those who benefit from pulmonary rehabilitation include those with a history of:

  • COPD
  • Chronic Bronchiits
  • Emphysema
  • Asthma
  • Interstitial lung disease
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Alpha 1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

Contact Information:

Pulmonary Rehabilitation
(269) 686-4377