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In-Person Testing, Signature Requirements Waived for Home Oxygen

2020-04-02T21:38:04+00:00April 2nd, 2020|

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) urges people with pulmonary hypertension (PH), health care providers and oxygen suppliers to use new Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic. The latest rules, issued March 30, waive in-person testing and signature requirements for supplemental oxygen deliveries. PHA is proud to be among a

Now Is the Time to Commit Your Support to PHA Patients

2020-04-02T22:38:48+00:00April 2nd, 2020|

There’s no better time to commit your support to pulmonary hypertension (PH) patients throughout the world by donating to the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA). PHA is committed to serving the (PH) community and addressing COVID-19, but we need your help. Your gift will be put to work right away. PHA offers online and phone support

5 Videos to Safely Start a Home Exercise Routine

2020-03-26T15:35:50+00:00March 26th, 2020|

Feeling restless while sheltering in place? Consult your doctor about how to safely resume or add exercise into your daily routine. The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) recently released five new videos designed for people with pulmonary hypertension (PH) to improve their understanding of major types of exercise, such as yoga and cardio, strength and

Why Caregiver Cindy Warnberg Started a Golf Tournament to Support PHA

2020-03-26T16:42:27+00:00March 26th, 2020|

Chelsea Warnberg celebrates another successful event. When Chelsea Warnberg was diagnosed with pulmonary hypertension (PH) nine years ago at age 21, her mother, Cindy, was there for her every step of the way. As primary caregiver, Cindy accompanied her daughter to countless appointments through each stage of her treatment. “Watching my daughter face

5 Healthful Ways for PH Community to Connect

2020-03-19T21:47:41+00:00March 19th, 2020|

Many people are avoiding unnecessary physical interactions to limit the risk of spreading or contracting COVID-19. But sometimes physical isolation can lead to feelings of loneliness, anxiety or depression. As the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) monitors the evolving coronavirus situation, we urge the pulmonary hypertension (PH) community to remain united and connected.Here are five ways

In-Person Testing, Signature Requirements Waived for Home Oxygen

2020-04-02T20:12:05+00:00March 19th, 2020|

Sharon Smith, leader of the Altus, Oklahoma, PHA support group, relaunched her group after years of no in-person support in her area. “I held my first meeting in 2014, but no one came. I tried again in February 2017, and this time Deloris and Rick Peacy, two support group leaders from Arkansas, attended. We

A Message from PHA’s Scientific Leadership Council Chair on COVID-19

2020-03-12T19:29:31+00:00March 12th, 2020|

Dear Pulmonary Hypertension Community, All of us in the pulmonary hypertension community have a shared concern over the spread of a new respiratory illness called COVID-19, caused by the novel coronavirus, “SARS-CoV-2.” The health and safety of our patients, caregivers, family members and health care professionals are the top priority of the Pulmonary Hypertension