Respiratory Therapy

The Respiratory Therapy Department of Potomac Valley Hospital is staffed with licensed respiratory therapists trained to perform both inpatient and outpatient testing and treatments.

Services offered by Respiratory Therapy:

  • Pulse oximetry
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Medicated aerosol treatments
  • Arterial blood sampling
  • Pulmonary function testing
  • COPD and other cardiopulmonary disease education
  • Mechanical ventilation
  • Non-invasive mechanical ventilation (CPAP/BIPAP)
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Home sleep studies