Respiratory Therapy

Respiratory PictureRespiratory therapy includes inpatient and outpatient treatment for patients with heart and/or lung disorders.

Benefits of Respiratory Therapy

  • Eases breathing
  • Assists in ventilation

Elements of Respiratory Therapy

  • Testing an individual’s breathing capacity
  • Determining the level of oxygen in an individual’s blood
  • Administering oxygen and liquid medications in mist form

Conditions treated by Respiratory Therapy

  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • Emphysema, also known as Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Pneumonia
  • Respiratory components of acute multisystemic conditions such as heart attack or stroke

Testimonials

"I am very pleased with the memory care unit, which my brother is currently in. Staff is wonderful. Place is quite clean. Would recommend to anyone. Food is good. Activities help pass the days away. Thank you very much, Lodge of the Wabash, for exceeding my expectations and giving me comfort that someone truly cares."
Lola P.

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