St Joseph's Care Group

Site: St Joseph's Hospital

Service: Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides multi-disciplinary care programs designed to help improve the health and quality of life for people who are affected by moderate or severe chronic lung diseases
 
Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program 
  • Offers an 8-week outpatient program which provides education and exercise 
  • Assists clients to increase quality of life, self-confidence and self-reliance in managing their lung disease and its symptoms 
  • Reduces the intensity of shortness of breath, helping to improve the ability to perform daily activities 
  • Helps clients understand their condition 
  • Provides social and emotional support to clients 
  • Works to prevent or reduce hospital admissions and physician visits
 
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Clinic 
Helps clients cope with the challenges of living with COPD
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm 
Program times vary
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility Varies by program
Application Physician referral required
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-346-2346
Fax 807-343-0144
E-Mail contact.sjcg@tbh.net
Website www.sjcg.net
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 35 Algoma St N
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5G7
 
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Intersection Algoma St N and Van Norman St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North West Local Health Integrated Network (NWLHIN)