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Clara Maass Medical Center Presents Pulmonary Rehabilitation

05/05/2016

Pulmonary rehabilitation helps to improve the well-being of people who have chronic breathing problems. The Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program at Clara Maass Medical Center, which takes place from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday in May, aims to help those people overcome physical limitations associated with the disease.

Candidates for the rehabilitation program include patients who are recovering from an acute pulmonary episode, people with lung disorders and anyone whose activities are limited by chronic lung disease and shortness of breath.

This program takes place at the Cardiac Rehabilitation Department on the first floor of Clara Maass Medical Center, located at One Clara Maass Drive in Belleville. To register, call 973-450-2263. For more information about this and other programs at Clara Maass, visit www.barnabashealthcalendar.org where you can also register for seminars and become a member of Clara’s Wellness Club.

About Clara Maass Medical Center
Located in Belleville, NJ, Clara Maass Medical Center, a RWJBarnabas Health facility, provides a complete continuum of care to residents of northern New Jersey. Clara Maass’ centers and services include The Health and Wellness Center, Nuclear Medicine, The Cancer Center at Clara Maass, Adult Cardiac Services including Diagnostic Services, Cardiac Catheterization, Elective and Emergency Angioplasty and Rehabilitation, The Pain Management Center, The Joint & Spine Institute, a Vascular Center, Same Day Surgery, The Wound Center at Clara Maass, The Center for Sleep Disorders, The Bariatric Surgery Center, Rehabilitation Services, The Eye Surgery Center, Maternity Services and Parent Education, as well as Pediatrics. Clara Maass is an eight-time recipient of the “A” Hospital Safety score from The Leap Frog Group, an independent national nonprofit group measuring hospital safety and quality. For a physician referral or more information about Clara Maass, call 1-888-724-7123 or visit www.barnabashealth.org/claramaass.

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