Our Cardiopulmonary department provides both therapeutic and diagnostic services to people with lung and/or heart disorders. These services, also known as “Respiratory Therapy” are available on an inpatient or outpatient basis.
Our respiratory therapists work with patients of all ages in every department of the hospital. The department is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our therapists work with a full range of patients including premature infants, patients who been involved in an accident, had a heart attack and those with Chronic Lung Diseases including; Asthma, Bronchitis, Cystic Fibrosis, Emphysema and Lung Cancer.
Services we provide to our patients include:
- Arterial Blood Gases
- Bronchodilator Therapy
- Continuous Ventilator Care
- Electrocardiogram (EKG)
- Exercise Stress Testing
- Oxygen Therapy
- Post Operative Breathing Training
- Pulmonary Education
- Pulmonary Function Testing
- Holter Monitoring(48 Hour) and Multi-Day Monitoring and Evaluation
For more information contact us at (208) 265-1045.