Boone County Health Center’s Respiratory Therapy department helps patients with breathing or cardiopulmonary problems. Patients range from infants to elderly adults.
During a hospitalization, patients are treated for conditions such as
- Cystic fibrosis
- Heart failure
- Acute mechanical ventilation
The Respiratory Therapy department provides treatments that include
- Sleep Diagnostics
- Sleep studies to check for sleep apnea
- Aerosol Therapy
- Oxygen Therapy
- Incentive Spirometry
- Chest Physiotherapy
- Mechanical Ventilation
- BIPAP Therapy
- Pulmonary Function Diagnostics
Patients can have a sleep study done at Boone County Health Center with a referral from their primary care provider.
For more information on services offered by Respiratory Therapy, contact Courtney Schindler, RRT at 402.395.3152.