Center for Post-COVID Care and Recovery

Many people recovering from COVID-19 suffer lingering effects following infection, both physical and emotional. The Center for Post-COVID Care and Recovery at National Jewish Health in Denver, CO, helps patients continue their recovery journey.

National Jewish Health for Kids

Learn more about our Pediatric Recovery Clinic and how we help children and families through their recovery from COVID-19.


Respiratory Recovery Clinic Services

  • Multidisciplinary pulmonary and cardiac care
  • Pulmonary and cardiac physiologic testing
  • Pulmonary and cardiac imaging
  • Rehabilitation, psychiatric and social services
  • Laboratory tests, including COVID-19 tests with results in 24 hours in most cases
  • Research studies and clinical trials related to COVID-19


Immediate Needs after COVID-19 Recovery

  • Control of persistent symptoms (cough, dyspnea)
  • Supplemental oxygen
  • Post-discharge physical and emotional function
  • Issues relating to safe return-to-work and discontinuation of transmission-based precautions
  • Adequate nutrition, safe mobility and psychosocial support


Ongoing Medical Complications

  • Lung injuries and pulmonary fibrosis
  • Heart issues such as arrhythmia and myocardial dysfunction
  • Issues related to prolonged ICU stay such as loss of muscle, myopathy, neuropathy, anxiety, depression and PTSD


Related Conditions


Related Programs


Clinical Trials

Reasons to Choose National Jewish Health

  • The leading respiratory hospital in the nation and the only one devoted fully to the treatment of respiratory and related illnesses
  • Ranked #1 or #2 in Pulmonology by U.S. News & World Report for 25 consecutive years
  • Ranked in the top 5 percent of hospitals in the nation by HCAHPS
  • Physicians consistently recognized among the best in the nation by multiple services, including Best Doctors in America and Castle Connolly
  • Among the top 5 percent of organizations funded for research by the NIH, providing patients access to hundreds of active clinical trials
  • 122-history of focus on care, research and education serving patients from around the world with lung, heart, immune and related disorders