Respiratory Care (Ventilator Weaning)

You’ll be able to breathe a little easier knowing our expertise in treating respiratory conditions involves a highly specialized Care Team. They have years of experience in caring for patients with various respiratory illnesses, including many who were dependent on a ventilator. 

Our specialty care includes treating the following:

  • Mechanical ventilator dependence
  • Chronic lung disease, such as COPD, emphysema, cystic fibrosis, interstitial lung disease and asthma
  • Neuromuscular disorders
  • Acute respiratory involvement, including pneumonia, stroke, brain injury, post-surgical complications, spinal cord injury or metabolic encephalopathy

Our Respiratory treatment program:

  • Provides a team-approach with experienced physicians, nurses, respiratory therapists, pharmacists and nutritionists to promote successful weaning
  • Provides an individualized treatment plan of care for each patient with daily physician visits, specialty consults, physician-directed weaning protocols and diagnostic studies
  • Offers a portable ventilator that allows patients greater mobility
  • Resolves the respiratory condition while managing other medical conditions
  • Administers medications and monitors the effects
  • Completes patient and family training before discharge to ensure the continuity of patient care
Advanced Care Hospital

You’ll be able to breathe a little easier knowing our expertise in treating respiratory conditions involves a highly specialized Care Team. They have years of experience in caring for patients with various respiratory illnesses, including many who were dependent on a ventilator. 

Our specialty care includes treating the following:

  • Mechanical ventilator dependence
  • Chronic lung disease, such as COPD, emphysema, cystic fibrosis, interstitial lung disease and asthma
  • Neuromuscular disorders
  • Acute respiratory involvement, including pneumonia, stroke, brain injury, post-surgical complications, spinal cord injury or metabolic encephalopathy

Our Respiratory treatment program:

  • Provides a team-approach with experienced physicians, nurses, respiratory therapists, pharmacists and nutritionists to promote successful weaning
  • Provides an individualized treatment plan of care for each patient with daily physician visits, specialty consults, physician-directed weaning protocols and diagnostic studies
  • Offers a portable ventilator that allows patients greater mobility
  • Resolves the respiratory condition while managing other medical conditions
  • Administers medications and monitors the effects
  • Completes patient and family training before discharge to ensure the continuity of patient care