It is well documented that patients with cardiovascular risk factors, known cardiovascular disease, or COPD are at higher risk for contracting COVID-19 so it should come as no surprise that patients in a cardiopulmonary rehab program may be required to wear a face mask during visits. Since many of these patients already have difficulty breathing, it is imperative that staff set proper expectations.
2021 AACVPR Program Certification Update September 14, 2020
How to Restart Your Program Post COVID-19 June 23, 2020
Converting Your LSI Rehab Telemetry System to ICU Mode April 2, 2020