The Respiratory Care Department at Meridian Health provides inpatient treatment and diagnostic testing to evaluate patients for deficiencies and abnormalities of the cardiopulmonary system. Whether treatment requires nebulizer therapy to open airways, arterial blood gas analysis to determine how well lungs are oxygenated and ventilated, or immediate airway management, this team of credentialed respiratory therapists is here to offer quality inpatient care, any hour of the day or night.
Range of Respiratory Care Services
Meridian’s skilled respiratory care practitioners perform a variety of therapies and diagnostic tests to aid physicians in determining proper treatment for conditions of the cardio-respiratory system. All of the following services are offered under the direction of a physician:
All licensed by the state of New Jersey to practice respiratory therapy, our staff is part of our emergency response teams — Code Blue, Stroke Activation and Rapid Response — providing urgent medical care to patients.
Respiratory Care … at a glance