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Lung Health- Asthma/COPD/ACO

A comprehensive lung health program aimed at early detection, reduce advancement of disease and implementation of self-management approaches to manage through the spectrum of condition progression through to palliative care.  For those living with or at risk of developing lung disease to have the best quality of life possible.

The Respiratory Educator:

  • Performs breathing tests (spirometry)
  • Does physical assessments
  • Monitors medication effectiveness
  • Offers education sessions
  • Prepares and reviews asthma or COPD action plans
  • Consults with family physicians, nurse practitioners and specialists as needed

Links
Asthma Society of Canada
The Lung Association  
How to Use Your Inhalers 

Lung Health Foundation:

Education & Home Exercise Modules & Videos At Home
Fitness for Breath Workouts:
1.      Try a Fitness for Class
2.      Fitness for Breath: Gentle Circuit Training

UHN Patient Education (Dr. Ken Chapman & Meeran): Pulmonary Rehab: Daily Fitness
& Exercise

 

Lung Health Team

L-R Janice Hall RPh,  Dawn Calnan-Kerr RN CRE, Karen Brooks MN RN BScN CRE CTE, Dr. Helen Cluett

Smoking Cessation Service

Contact Information:
Karen Y. Brooks, MN RN, BScN, CRE, CTE
Certified Respiratory Educator/Certified Tobacco Educator
TEACH/CAMH Practice Leaders Faculty Development Program
TEACH Certified Smoking Cessation Counsellor
613-476-0400

Dawn Calnan-Kerr, RN, CRE
613-476-0400

Jessica Schooley, RN, CAE also sees patients once a month by referral at the Harbourview Clinic location.