FlexTogether is a respiratory rehab telehealth clinic.
At FlexTogether we create personalized exercise programs that includes appointments with physical therapists, speech language pathologists, and self-directed home exercises.
FlexTogether can improve quality of life and decrease shortness of breath.
FlexTogether’s unique respiratory rehab program was designed by a team of multidisciplinary healthcare professionals including physical therapists, speech language pathologists, respiratory therapists, and pulmonologists.
No. FlexTogether is solely a telehealth clinic providing virtual appointments via video call.
FlexTogether is a website. We recommend using a laptop or computer with a web camera for a more robust experience.
All of our providers are board certified, have experience with older adult patients, and receive additional respiratory training.
Currently we are only available for patients residing in California, Florida, and Vermont. However, the support group is open to everyone across the country!
Currently, FlexTogether only accepts Medicare.
No, we can support most chronic respiratory conditions.
No! You can get started without a referral. We will be in contact with your doctor once you get started.
FlexTogether offers a variety of exercises divided into several categories: breathing exercises, strength training, flexibility, balance training, yoga, dance, and more.
At FlexTogether, we understand that not everyone has the same level of fitness. That is why we provide different levels for all of our exercise classes. You can complete the exercises standing (with or without assistance) or seated. Our providers will never push you to do more exercises then you are capable of.
You will be evaluated during the initial appointment so we can customize a program based on your goals and current fitness level.
FlexTogether's program can be paused at any time. Additionally, your exercise program can be changed at any time to better fit your goals - just let us know!
No! Most of our exercises do not require any equipment. For the those that do, alternatives can be found with household items.
PT, OT, and SLP providers will closely monitor your reported outcomes and measurements throughout the program.
Yes! Exercises are designed to be completed in small spaces.
It depends on your condition. We also provide a maintenance program for patients for as long as you need.
Yes! We will keep your doctors up-to-date and request any relevant medical information about you to ensure the best possible care.
You can call us to schedule or reschedule your appointments.
Yes - If you can email, you can Flextogether!
No, there is nothing to download. FlexTogether is accessed through a website.
Yes, a webcam is required for FlexTogether.
We suggest using a laptop or a desktop computer with a webcam for a larger screen. Some tech-savvy patients have connected their computer or smartphone to their TVs.
Yes! We can work in low-bandwidth settings.
Yes! You can access FlexTogether on both macs and PCs on Chrome, Safari, and Edge. We suggest using Google Chrome though for the optimal experience.
At this time, FlexTogether only offers exercise classes in English. We are working to add more languages.
No, patients with other respiratory conditions can still benefit from the exercises and treatments provided by our seasoned health providers.
Chronic Obtrusive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is an umbrella term for lung diseases that make it difficult to breathe. COPD is the 3rd disease-related cause of death with about 16.4 million patients in the U.S.
FlexTogether provides respiratory rehabilitation. This includes billing for physical therapy and speech language pathology, along with a personalized home exercise program. We take many best practices from traditional pulmonary rehab, but we use different providers and care delivery methods.
We encourage patients to attend pulmonary rehab when appropriate and welcome graduates of pulmonary rehab to the FlexTogether maintenance program.