Our Services A-Z

Respiratory Service

The Community Respiratory Team is a multidisciplinary team providing expert Respiratory advice and treatment to improve outcome measures for people across the Leeds health and social care economy. The service is available for patients 18 and over who have a Leeds GP.

The strands of care delivered are:

  • Supported Early Discharge Scheme
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Community based Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Specialist follow up from Hospital post discharge
  • Community follow up for patients commencing oxygen therapy

Our Aims

The primary aim of the service is to improve the patients experience of living with a lung disease predominantly COPD. This is achieved through a holistic based approach to optimise the patient’s treatment and care where possible.


Referrals are made by your GP or other healthcare professional or you can refer yourself, if you are know to the team, by contacting them directly.

If you have used this service in the past, and would like to provide us with feedback as part of the NHS “Friends and Family Test” (FFT) please select one of the links below:

To access and complete the FFT click here >

To access and complete the FFT Easy read version click here >

If you are a parent carer you can access and complete the FFT by click here >

The information you provide will be used to inform how better we can deliver the service.