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

Respiratory Therapy may include:

  • 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

“My stay at Flatrock Lodge for rehabilitation has been one of the most awesome experiences of my life. Having worked in hospitals since college, I am familiar with healthcare and rehab. Everyone from dietary, aides, nursing staff and therapy has made this a great experience. I would highly recommend the Lodge to anyone needing rehab.”
L.D.

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