Pulmonary rehab at OCAHS is directed in helping you attain your highest quality of life through an exercise and education program. Our Respiratory Therapists are there every step of the way to support you and help with breathing techniques to improve your quality of life. Our goal is to minimize pulmonary illnesses and shortness of breath and increase your endurance and independence.
At Pulmonary Rehab you will also learn about:
• Staying healthy and avoiding COPD exacerbations
• Activities of daily living
• Coping with stress
To get started with our Pulmonary Rehab Program, ask your physician for a referral. From there, our team will work with you to customize a program that fits your needs and goals.
Orange City Area Health System is a comprehensive health system encompassing four family medicine clinics, sports medicine clinic, behavioral health clinic, award-winning hospital, birth center, surgical center, radiology and laboratory services, occupational health services, specialty outreach services, physical and aquatic therapy, home health and hospice, a retirement community, and a senior care center. The health system campus – designed with privacy and total healing as its foundation – is situated on 37 acres, including a pond with fountain, a healing garden, and a field of prairie grasses and wild flowers adjacent to the PuddleJumper Trail.
A team of family medicine providers, along with dedicated nurses, medical specialists, and 500 support staff, are committed to serving the region with the Core Values of Integrity, Commitment to Excellence, Dedicated Colleagues, and Extraordinary Customer Experience. Orange City Area Health System has been named one of the Top 20 Critical Access Hospitals in the nation, one of “50 Critical Access Hospitals to Know” in the U.S., and a Women’s Choice Award recipient for Outstanding Patient Experience for three consecutive years.