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