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 Your Community

Media Release – Final Proposal Submitted for formation of Ontario Health Team of Northumberland

Media Release – Final proposal submitted to form OHT-N

 

Saturday Pap Test Clinic for Patients of the Northumberland Family Health Team

Saturday November 9, 2019. 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

NFHT Sat PAP Clinic November 9 2019 

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

Sodium 101

Find out other hidden sources of sodium, how to read a label for sodium and other ways you can eat to lower your bloodpressure.

Thursday, November 21st

10:00 am to 11:30 am

Sodium 101 

Mediterranean Diet Workshop

Find out how you can benefit from this style of eating.

Wednesday October 30th

1:30 to 3:00 pm

Med Diet Workshop 

Healthy Living Education Series

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

Friday October 11th 1:30 pm – Nutrition Basics

Tuesday October 15th 10:00 am – Creating Change, How to get the Ball Rolling

Friday October 18th 1:00 pm – Open Topic, Come with questions, pick our brains!

Healthy Living Workshop Series 2019

 

 

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