Respiratory Care

Respiratory care services at Providence include diagnostic evaluation, therapy, and education of the patient, family and public. Respiratory care rehabilitation is an individually-tailored exercise and educational program for individuals with lung-related diseases such as asthma, bronchitis, emphysema or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The program is designed to help you return to daily activities, improve quality of life, learn to manage symptoms and increase stamina in completing everyday tasks.

We provide the following services:

Pulmonary diagnostics

  • Pulmonary function test (PFT)
  • With or without pre- and post bronchodilator
  • Pulse oximetry
  • End tidal CO2 monitoring

Respiratory care therapy

For acute respiratory failure or acute respiratory distress secondary to any disease process:

  • Aersol administration
  • Airway management
  • BiPAP/CPAP
  • Mechanical ventilation
  • Bronchial hygiene
  • Continuous bronchodilator therapy
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Oxygen administration
  • Medical gas administration

Daily therapeutic maintenance

For acute and chronic complication:

  • Aerosol administration
  • Bronchial hygiene
  • Oxygen administration
  • Medical gas administration
  • Bronchodilator therapy
  • Oxygen analysis
  • Pulse oximetry
  • Transports
  • Incentive spirometry
  • CPT and postural drainage
  • IPPB therapy
  • Home care instruction
  • Breathing exercise
  • Home care teaching of aerosol therapy
  • MDI spacer usage

Contact Us

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