Respiratory Therapy Services: Overview
Services provided by the Respiratory Department:
The Respiratory Therapy Department performs many tasks they work in the Emergency Department, Clinic, Long Term Care, and Acute Floor. Out patient services include Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitor, Arterial Blood Gas, Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation, EKG, Meter Dos Inhaler, Oximetry, Oxygen Therapy, Pulmonary Function Tests, Sleep Studies, Stress Testing, Ventilation, and 24 Hour Holter Monitor. For additional information about any of these services please click on the link or if you have any questions or concerns you may contact the department at any time. Any test that is over $ 250.00 needs to have a prior authorization from your insurance company. Know your insurance, if you do not know then ask your ordering physicians office to make sure if you need a prior authorization or not this is your (the patients) responsibility to know. Insurance Company’s are different so check to make sure you are covered for any procedure. The Respiratory Therapy Department provides 24 hour coverage.