PEL/VIP’s Out-Patient C.A.R.E Pulmoary Rehab Program©
Did you know that In 1990, a study by the World Bank and WHO ranked COPD 12th as a burden of disease; by 2020, it is estimated that COPD will be ranked 5th.
Is your facility ready to make a positive impact with this growing patient population?
One year of outpatient pulmonary rehabilitation is an effective intervention leading to a significant improvement in exercise tolerance and quality of life in patients with COPD also reducing COPD exacerbation rates and hospitalizations.
Pel/Vip is the leader in Respiratory Care Consulting. The PEL/VIP C.A.R.E. Out Patient Pulmonary Rehab Program© is for Phase II and Phase III patients at your facility. Our Respiratory Therapist will come to your facility 2 to 3 days a week to train your staff and help operate our program. The Program will be operated by state licensed and accredited Respiratory Therapists with years of experience guiding Pulmonary Rehab Programs.
The most important factors contributing to a longer and healthier lifestyle for COPD patients include, but are not limited to:
- Early detection
- A knowledgeable physician who is proactive in disease management
- Following your medication regimen faithfully
- Healthy eating habits
- Stopping smoking
- A personal exercise program, approved by your physician
- Education about any and all aspects of your disease and related problems
- Infection prevention to limit exacerbation leading to further lung damage
By partnering with PEL/VIP we assist in reducing unnecessary overhead. We also will benchmark your patient outcomes against national providers, giving you top rated feedback.
PEL/VIP can also assist your clinical staff with Educational In-services on the Best Practice Guidelines for all things Respiratory: Trachs, Bipap and Cpap Therapy, Inhalation modalities, and assessing and treating a Chronic Lung Patient. Very Flexible program to do as much or as little as you need.