Cardio-Pulmonary Rehabilitation

OUR PROGRAM

Our cardio-pulmonary rehabilitation program is unique to the industry emphasizing disease management, proper breathing techniques, patient education and quality of life.  Our Board-Certified pulmonologist, weekly and on call, helps identify risk factors, treatment plans and appropriate rehab plans. Cardio-Pulmonary medicines and treatments including nebulizers, C-Pap, Bi-Pap, lung expansions (PEP Flutter), oxygen support and vest therapy are a few of our focal points in promoting better health. At Mary Wade, we are so passionate about continued independence and quality of life that we’ve founded an unparalleled pulmonology rehabilitation program.

Meet our Cardio Pulmonary Team— Peter Oulette – APRN, Dr. Allan Rodrigues – Pulmonologist, Mike Zimmermann – Occupational Therapist, and Jeannine Connelly – Respiratory Therapist. Together they coordinate exceptional care in providing proper breathing techniques, energy conservation, crisis management, smoking cessation and congestive heart failure education to name a few.

Dr. Allan Rodrigues is a pulmonary medical specialist and intensive care doctor in New Haven, Connecticut. He has been practicing for over 44 years and his areas of expertise include; Lung Metastases, Pneumonia, Interstitial Lung Disease and Acute Interstitial Pneumonia.

SERVICES & AMENITIES: 

  • Respiratory Therapist on site.
  • Nursing Team trained in the needs of cardio-pulmonary residents.
  • Exercise programs individualized to cardio-pulmonary patients under the auspices of licensed physical and occupational therapists.
  • Individualized cardiopulmonary programs for patients:
  • Patient education includes including proper breathing technique, energy conservation, crisis management, smoking cessation, congestive heart failure education, etc.
  • Goals include disease management, avoiding exacerbations, preventable emergency room visits, and hospitalizations.

From our extended family

“I would like to thank Mary Wade for the care Mom receives there. It is given with skill, compassion and friendliness. The nursing staff is most attentive and thorough in recognizing any signs of illness, infection or injury. We appreciate their policy of calling us to keep us up to date on any issues with

– Cathy C.

From our extended family

“Though my grandmothers stay at Mary Wade was brief, it was probably 4 of the most special days our family could’ve ever received. In 4 days, our family said goodbye, cried, laughed..reminisced, and then cried and laughed some more. I keep explaining it as the most heartbreaking yet most beautiful experience… one that I will

Nicole

From our extended family

“I want to thank you and all involved with this year’s concert. Mom (age 99) and I thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. She won the flower arrangement raffle. She even danced with me. These times are very

Lynda B.

From our extended family

“Last night my mother-in-law was released from the hospital and admitted to MW. It’s no surprise to me at the smooth transition. Everyone was great understanding her reluctance and fear. As I’ve always known you have the most amazing staff at MW you should be very proud of them. My mother’s experience was wonderful and

Julie D

From our extended family

“I want to express my deepest gratitude for the excellent and loving care you gave my mother.  I am moved by the genuine kindness you all exhibited to her.  She passed on in the grandeur of your

Gideon Goldenberg, M.D.

From our extended family

“The care was excellent, never heard anyone complain. I got great therapy and was impressed with Kelean who greeted me and showed me the ropes! I met several neighborhood friends here as well that I haven’t seen in years. I am so happy I want to return to visit or volunteer. I had a great

Christine C.

From our extended family

“As hard as it is to go see my father…. it’s really reassuring to know that he is in such good hands at The Mary Wade Home. The staff is always so kind and patient…. seriously gonna put myself in the waiting list when I’m eligible. Have known and loved The Mary Wade Home for almost

Ella

From our extended family

“Thank you for taken care of my

‎Sarah S

From our extended family

“Mary Wade has provided our family with peace of mind knowing that my father is safe, surrounded by a caring staff, and is

Anonymous

From our extended family

  “Simultaneously both my parents got sick my dad: stroke with complete blindness and mom: cancer.  They moved into our home with my family and we handled this situation for several years until he passed away.  Over the years my mom started as an out-patient going to the daycare for adults at Mary Wade.  She

Joanne C.

From our extended family

“It was hard leaving my home, but it was the right thing to do. I love it here. I’ve made friends and the staff are

Anonymous

From our extended family

“I am happy to be able to continue making a donation to Mary Wade.  I think back to when my uncle was cared for in the early 2000’s.  He lived there with respect and dignity for many years.  Thank

Sandra P.

From our extended family

“Honey, I’m home!” Bill left his beard behind at Mary Wade. Thank you The Mary Wade Home The Mary Wade Home .(worth repeating) for the excellent care.” — with Bill

Marilyn M

From our extended family

“Although it is difficult to witness the ravages of aging encompass a loved one, Mary Wade has welcomed our family into its family and has lovingly made mom one of their

Joan J.

From our extended family

“My Mom lived at Mary Wade during a difficult time in her life and everyone was so wonderful to her and the family- thanks to all the

Tony B.
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