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Respiratory Care Services

Scope of services:


Inpatient
  • Critical Care: Airway Management/Intubation, Mechanical Ventilation - adult & neonatal
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Pulmonary Diagnostic Testing, Laboratory and Bedside
  • Oxygen Therapy and Humidity Therapy
  • Aerosolized and MDI Medication Administration
  • Ph/Blood Gas Analysis
Outpatient
  • Pulmonary Diagnostic Testing
  • Ph/Blood Gas Analysis
  • Community Respiratory Screenings

To make an appointment for Outpatient Services, a referral by a physician is required. For more information or make an appointment, please call 973-429-6180.

What we do

  • Measure the capacity of a patient's lungs to determine if there is impaired function.
  • Study disorders of people with disruptive sleep patterns.
  • Operate and maintain various types of highly sophisticated equipment to administer oxygen or to assist with breathing.
  • Employ mechanical ventilation for treating patients who cannot breathe adequately on their own.
  • Monitor and manage therapy that will help a patient recover lung function.
  • Administer medications in aerosol form to help alleviate breathing problems and to help prevent respiratory infections.
  • Maintain a patient's artificial airway, one that may be in place to help the patient who can't breathe through normal means.