Asthma and Pulmonary Rehabilitation

The Clinical Nurse Consultant offers education and individual consultations for people who have asthma or any other respiratory disease.

Admission Criteria

Children, adults, carers, schools and community based services.

Availability

LOCATION

DAY OF WEEK

TIMES

CONTACT DETAILS

Wonthaggi

Monday

8:30am to 4:00pm

03 5671 3333

Thursday

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Friday

8:30am to 3:30pm

 

Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program

The Pulmonary Rehabilitation program is an eight week exercise and education program coordinated by the respiratory nurse and conducted by a multi-disciplinary team to help clients to reach their goals.

Admission criteria

Clients with respiratory disease.  A doctor or other health professional's referral is preferred although self-referrals accepted.

Availability

LOCATION

DAY OF WEEK

TIMES

CONTACT DETAILS

Wonthaggi

Thursday

10:00am to 12:00pm

(03) 5671 3333

 

Wonthaggi Wheezers

The Wonthaggi Wheezers, is a monthly respiratory support group for clients and their carers.  If you or someone you are caring for has been diagnosed with COPD, Emphysema, Bronchitis, Pulmonary Fibrosis or Bronchiectasis then the Wonthaggi Wheezers support group may be of assistance.

This group meets on a monthly basis at Garnham House within the Wonthaggi Hospital grounds from 10:30am to 12:00pm. The group is free to join, please contact the Respiratory Educator for more information on (03) 5671 3333.