Cardiopulmonary

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NHS provides diagnostic & therapeutic services related to cardiac and/or pulmonary impairment. We offer services to inpatients, outpatients and emergency service patients of all ages. Respiratory therapists and ECG/EEG technicians work in conjunction with physicians and nursing personnel to provide individualized treatment via physician orders or established protocols.

SERVICES:

  • EKG/EEG DIAGNOSTICS
    • 12-Lead Electrocardiogram (ECG)
    • Holter Cardiac Monitoring (24-72 Hours)
    • Cardiac Stress Testing
    • NEUROLOGY
    • Electroencephalogram (EEG)
    • (EMG, NCV – nerve conduction studies)
  • RESPIRATORY THERAPY DIAGNOSTICS
    • Pulmonary Lung Function Studies (PFT)
    • Pulmonary Function Lab
    • Arterial Blood Gas Analysis
    • Pulse Oximetry
    • Sleep Studies

In addition this department treats lung disorders with:

    • Assessment & treatment of acute & chronic lung disorders (asthma, COPD, etc) via oxygen & aerosolized medications
    • Lung expansion therapy (breathing exercises)
    • Airway clearance (chest physiotherapy)
    • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    • Intubation & management of airway
    • Ventilator management (utilizing progressive modes of ventilation)
    • Non-invasive ventilation (CPAP, Bi-PAP)
    • Tracheostomy care
    • Patient education (disease processes, treatment, medications & lifestyle changes including
    • tobacco cessation)

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