National pulmonary rehabilitation framework released

Lung Foundation Australia has released Australia’s first National Pulmonary Rehab­ilitation Strategy Framework designed to change current pulmonary rehabilitation practices to ensure the program is accessible, affordable and impactful. The framework comprises four key action areas: image and awareness, including calling on health profes­ sionals to be aware of the evidence on the benefits of pulmonary rehabilitation in various lung conditions; data and service quality; access for all consumers; and funding. Find out more at: