Respiratory Therapy

 

We strive to make you breathe easier...

Grant Memorial Hospital employs qualified Respiratory Therapists who work closely together with doctors and nurses to help treat patients with a multitude of pulmonary complications such as Asthma, Emphysema, Bronchitis, Viral Infections, Pneumonia, Chronic Lung Disease, Congestive Heart Failure and other related disorders. Respiratory Therapy is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

These services are performed on an inpatient and outpatient basis in many areas of Grant Memorial Hospital including Emergency Room, Special Care Unit, Medical Surgical Unit, Extended/Long Term Care Unit, Maternity Floor and various other departments.

Services Provided:

  • Oxygen Therapy
  • Aerosol Therapy
  • Arterial Blood Gas Testing
  • Pulmonary Function Testing
  • Peak Flow Measurements
  • Secretion Mobilization
  • Collection of Sputum Specimens
  • Overnight Pulse Oximetry Studies
  • Ventilator Management
  • CPAP/BIPAP Therapies