Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehab Services at Crozer-Keystone
Chronic heart and respiratory illness doesn’t have to slow you down. The cardiovascular and pulmonary rehabilitation programs at Springfield Hospital are designed to help people with cardiac and lung problems stay active and live fully.
Better Breathers Club
Crozer-Keystone Pulmonary Rehab and the American Lung Association invite you to the "Better Breathers Club," a support group for people with chronic lung disease (COPD, asthma, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), lung cancer and other chronic lung diseases. Each session offers patient-centered and community-based education and support. Families, friends and support people are invited to attend.
When and Where:
The last Tuesday of Each Month, 2-3 p.m.
Springfield Hospital, Lower Level Conference Room, 190 West Sproul Road, Springfield, PA
Download the Better Breathers Club flyer for more information.
Working with You
The Cardiac Rehabilitation and Pulmonary Rehabilitation programs at Springfield Hospital are designed to reduce symptoms, increase activity and help patients make informed lifestyle choices to improve their health. Our dedicated rehabilitation staff members supervise each patient’s session — including monitoring blood pressure, heart rate, cardiac rhythm and oxygen saturation as needed.
The care team is comprised of registered nurses specializing in cardiac rehabilitation, registered respiratory therapists specializing in pulmonary rehabilitation, and physicians. Because we emphasize a collaborative approach, patients are encouraged to participate in improving their health and can expect to:
- Become physically stronger
- Quit smoking
- Improve nutrition
- Better understand their disease and treatment
- Improve breathing techniques
- Understand their risk for further health problems
- Increase participation in the activities of daily living
If you would like more information, visit our Frequently Asked Questions.
To request an appointment or for more information please call 1-866-95-PULSE (78573.)
Visitor Information: Springfield Hospital
194 W. Sproul Rd.
Springfield, PA 19064
(Cardiac Rehab is on the first floor within the walls of the Healthplex® Sports Club. Pulmonary Rehab is located in PM&R on the ground floor of Pavilion I.)
Hours: Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Hours: Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Free garage parking is available.
Cardiac rehabilitation is a safe and effective way to help patients feel better, grow stronger, reduce stress, reduce the risk of future heart problems and live longer. Patients can benefit from cardiac rehabilitation if they have experienced any of the following:
- Heart attack
- Angina Bypass surgery
- Angioplasty Valve surgery
- Heart transplant and cardiomyopathy
Cardiac rehabilitation is located on the first floor of the Healthplex® Sports Club. For more information, call 610-328-8764.
Pulmonary rehabilitation is a safe and effective way to help the participant feel better, grow stronger, reduce stress and improve the quality of daily living. A patient can benefit from pulmonary rehabilitation if they have experienced any of the following:
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
- Pulmonary fibrosis
- Pulmonary Hypertension
- Other pulmonary diseases
Pulmonary Rehabilitation is located on the ground floor of the Healthplex® Sports Club. For more information, call 610-328-8834.