The Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program at Pemiscot Memorial Health Systems is designed to help individuals with impaired lung function achieve their personal goals for breathing easier. Through a combination of education and exercise, you will focus on increasing your independence and minimizing the effects of your lung disease.

The program is 2 days a week for 18 weeks, with each session lasting 1 hour and provides:

Medical Management
Breathing Retraining
Emotional Support
Nutritional Counseling

Also available through the Pulmonary Rehabilitation Department are Pulmonary Stress Tests. For more information regarding the rehabilitation abilities of the Pulmonary Department please call Department Director, Tina Skinner, at (573) 359-3493.