Physiotherapy: Cardiorespiratory

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Assessment and management of patients with COPD or other chronic lung condition, CHF, pre and post organ transplantation

Availability

North South North West Statewide

Scope

THS Southern Region

Service provided:

  • Individual assessment, agreed treatment and management plan.
  • Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation: Eight weeks of twice weekly supervised exercise (one hour) and once weekly interactive education with self-management skills training (45 minutes).
  • Supervised exercise sessions (one hour), twice weekly, for those requiring ongoing supervision, especially those in the high risk category.

THS Northern and North West Region

Information unavailable at this time.

Referral process

A referral (preferably faxed) is required for all new appointments and must conform to the Referral Standards as outlined on For Clinicians.

Specific requirements are detailed in the individual clinic and condition referral guidelines.

Referrals are registered by the clinic to whom they are referred and are triaged according to the specific clinic guidelines.

Clinic Appointments - Appointments are based on clinical priority.

Referral template

For use by health professionals only

Additional information

For more information please see the Tasmanian Health Pathways website.