Respiratory Care Clinical Services

Services Offered

  • Access to respiratory care service is available through the medical/surgical and critical care sections.
  • Asthma education for inpatients and clinics
  • Consultations
  • Discharge assessments for home care
  • Equipment acquisition and maintenance
  • High-frequency oscillatory ventilation (HFOV)
  • Inpatient, urgent care, and emergency department services
  • Nitric oxide
  • Non-invasive monitoring
  • Oxygen therapy set-ups and evaluations
  • Patient and caregiver education
  • Ventilator management and education

Commonly Treated Conditions

Respiratory therapists work closely with the Sections of Neonatology, Pulmonology and Critical Care Medicine, as well as provide routine care on the medical/surgical floors. Therapists help care for patients with the following conditions:

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