Programs & Services

At Providence Health Care, highly skilled Respiratory Therapists are responsible for providing a broad range of high quality cardio-respiratory care to meet inpatient and outpatient needs, both at Mount Saint Joseph Hospital and St. Paul’s Hospital. Respiratory Therapy at Providence Health Care provides service to two distinct divisions: Acute Services and Diagnostic Services.

Some of the services that we provide include:

  • full pulmonary function testing
  • bronchoscopy
  • cardiopulmonary exercise tests
  • physiological monitoring for sleep apnea screening
  • ventilator and airway management
  • membership in trauma and cardiac arrest teams
  • medical gas administration
  • home oxygen assessment and discharge planning
  • patient assessment and consultation
  • respiratory education
  • research