Outpatient Pulmonary Rehabilitation
Data Registry


The AACVPR Outpatient Pulmonary Rehabilitation Registry is a powerful tool for tracking patient outcomes and program performance in meeting evidence-based guidelines for secondary prevention of pulmonary disease. It  provides pulmonary rehabilitation programs with national outcomes data for benchmarking and demonstrates the positive impact of pulmonary rehabilitation on the morbidity, mortality, physical function, and quality of life of pulmonary patients across the United States.

  • Access program and patient data reports instantly, and benchmark your results against national averages.
  • Implement quality improvement projects based on real data, and enhance documentation for administrators and referring physicians.
  • Influence healthcare policy makers to utilize cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation, and improve coverage and reimbursement rates for your program.

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Overview of the Pulmonary Registry

For a detailed overview of the AACVPR Outpatient Pulmonary Registry, background & significance, and methods used please refer to the below resources.

2015 Pulmonary Rehabilitation Registry Enhancements

In June of 2015, a number of updates were released for the Pulmonary Rehabilitation (PR) Registry. PR Registry Clinical Enhancements have been selected based on requests of registry users and recommendations from international PR experts. These are designed to enhance the registry user’s ability to capture and report impairment in ventilation, symptoms, physical activity and healthcare utilization, and the impact of PR on these important outcomes. To read more about the enhancements, click here. 

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    - Why Participate
    - Subscription
    - Subscription Fees
    - Data Collection
    - Reporting
    - Patient Privacy and HIPAA Compliance
    - AACVPR Program Certification Integration
    - Registry Development

The AACVPR Outpatient Pulmonary Rehabilitation Registry officially launched on Wednesday, June 19, 2013, with a live training Webcast.  The Webcast touched briefly upon the subscription process and reasons for the registry, along with the how-tos of using the registry platform.

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Frequently Asked Legal Questions

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Data Collection And Reporting


Below are various resources about the data collected in the AACVPR Outpatient Pulmonary Registry.



Registry Sponsors & Development

AACVPR would like to thank the following sponsors of the Outpatient Pulmonary Rehabilitation Registry for their support:

    Founding Sponsor



The AACVPR Outpatient Pulmonary Rehabilitation Registry is endorsed by:

The Registry was developed by Cissec Corporation of Kingston, Ontario, in cooperation with SmithBucklin and AACVPR.


Contact Us

If you have any questions about the AACVPR registry, please contact us at registry@aacvpr.org

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