Respiratory Therapy

Respiratory therapists can help treat breathing problems in patients of all ages. Illnesses affecting lung function can be acute or chronic. Our inpatient respiratory therapy staff administers treatment for our patients admitted to our hospital, and outpatient therapy services are available to help improve and manage pulmonary conditions at home.

Outpatient respiratory therapy services include:

  • Pulmonary function studies
  • Stress testing (regular and nuclear)
  • Holter monitoring
  • Event monitoring
  • Electroencephalogram
  • Arterial blood gas testing
  • Respiratory therapy education

Our certified respiratory therapists also provide community education, including classes in:

  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • Advanced cardiac life support (ACLS)
  • Pediatric advanced life support
  • School educator training