Respiratory Therapy

The Respiratory Therapy Department at DHM is an integral part of the healthcare team. The Respiratory Therapy team provides therapy to patients with lung disorders such as: 
emphysema, asthma, bronchitis, pneumonia, cystic fibrosis and sleep disorders

The Respiratory Therapists are responsible for overseeing aerosol treatments, oxygen management, arterial blood draws, managing ventilators,  BIPAP and CPAP, Hiflow 02, patient education and being a part of the Code Blue and Rapid Response Teams and are fully ACLS accredited.