Pulmonary Support Group meets Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN – The Pulmonary Support Group meeting is planned for Thursday at 3 in the cardiac rehab gym located on the main level of Dickinson Memorial Hospital.

The group has been established for anyone with a chronic lung disease, on oxygen therapy, waiting for or has received a lung transplant, and their care givers.

Discussions will include, but are not limited to, insurance, transplant questions, home oxygen therapy, day to day issues and concerns, as well as the sharing of experiences and encouragement.

These meetings will be held on the second Thursday of each month and will last approximately one hour.

Questions about the Pulmonary Support Group can be directed to DCH Pulmonary Rehab at (906) 776-5550 or Jim Vassar at (715) 528-5084.