Cardiopulmonary Services

At Decatur County Memorial Hospital in Greensburg, Indiana, we offer a variety of cardiopulmonary services. Cardiopulmonary Services offers comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic services to patients of all ages as prescribed by their physicians. Diagnostic services offered include EKGs, Holter and Event monitoring, echocardiography and stress testing. Respiratory therapy procedures available include pulmonary function testing, oxygen therapy, ventilator care, aerosol therapy and oximeter monitoring.

 

Pulmonary Rehab

What is Pulmonary Rehabilitation? An outpatient program designed for those who experience lung problems such as:

  • COPD (Emphysema or chronic bronchitis)
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Interstitial lung disease
  • Lung cancer and lung cancer surgery
  • Lung volume and reduction surgery
  • Pre and post lung transplantation

Pulmonary Rehabilitation helps participants:

  • Experience less difficulty breathing
  • Increase muscle strength and endurance
  • Improve their ability to cope with daily activities
  • Understand how to use medications and oxygen appropriately
  • Improve quality of life
  • Reduce hospitalizations

Typical Pulmonary Rehabilitation programs include:

  • Monitored and supervised exercises
  • Education about your pulmonary condition, control of symptoms, medications, and oxygen
  • Stress reduction and/or management techniques sessions

Call 812-663-1328 for more information or to determine if you qualify.