Healthy Lung Program

Assessment, treatment, monitoring and support for people with respiratory impairment.

This program is for: 

  • People with a current or suspected diagnosis or at risk for Asthma, COPD or Restricted Lung Disease

Program Activities and Services:

  • Comprehensive respiratory assessment including spirometry and/or facilitation of external testing as requried
  • Health promotion and prevention related to lung health including smoking cessation support and vaccination
  • Development of Action Plans to support self-management of disease and acute exacerbations
  • Individual and group monitoring and health teaching

Goals for Participants:

  • Improved respiratory health
  • Improved confidence and ability to manage respiratory illness and symptoms

Team:

  • Respiratory Therapist

How to Access:

  • Physician, Nurse Practitioner or NFHT Clinician referral

Patient Resources

 

What’s Happening in Our Community

For those with or without a family doctor, individuals in Northumberland can use the new website www.northumberlandcare.com to find the best way to reach a family doctor or nurse practitioner during the COVID-19 outbreak. Click here for the press release.Northumberland Care Press Release 2020-03-22

Meals on Wheels – is accepting new clients and still delivering frozen meals. Call Community Care Northumberland 705-653-0932 or commcare.ca.

Osteoarthritis Information Sessions

Come learn from our Physiotherapist how to continue enjoying life despite having Osteoarthritis.

OA Workshop

4th Monday of every month.

10:00 to 11:30 am

Are You Ready to Quit Smoking?

This is a group session that will offer information on a variety of smoking cessation options.

Ongoing sessions alternating Tuesdays and Wednesdays

NFHT Smoking Cessation Workshop

Healthy Living Education Series

Come on out to learn about various Healthy Living Lifestyle topics on Physical Activity and Nutrition.

Healthy Living Workshop Series 2019

 

 

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