The Respiratory Care Department staffs Registered Respiratory Care Practitioners, licensed by the North Carolina Board of Respiratory Care.

The Respiratory Care Practitioners are BLS and ACLS certified and are experienced in acute care, critical care, emergency settings and are available 24/7.

  • Patient Assessment
  • Patient Education
  • Respiratory Medication Education
  • Smoking Cessation Education
  • Nebulizer therapy
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Breathing Retraining
  • Pulse Oximetry including Overnight oximetry and Exercise Oximetry
  • Airway Clearance (Chest Physiotherapy, Acapella, and Percussive Vest Therapy)
  • Arterial Blood Gases and Analysis
  • Pulmonary Function Tests
  • Bedside Spirometry
  • Emergency Airway Management
  • Emergency Ventilator Management
  • Bi-Level Positive Pressure (BiPAP)
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Home care needs including set-up and qualification
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Cardiac Stress Testing
  • 24 hour Holter Monitoring

(336) 593-5337