Pulmonary Care at Good Shepherd Longview
Experienced and compassionate care, 24/7

Respiratory care is defined as an allied health specialty with medical direction in education, treatment, management, control and diagnostic evaluation and care of patients with deficiencies and abnormalities of the cardiopulmonary system.

The pulmonary services department provides inpatient care seven days a week and 24 hours a day by licensed registered and certified respiratory therapists. We provide respiratory care for all ages, from newborn to geriatric.

Our pulmonary services include:

  • Diagnostic evaluation with pulmonary functions
  • Arterial blood analysis
  • Fiberoptic bronchoscopy
  • Aerosolized medication delivery
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Neonate through adult ventilator management
  • Chest physiotherapy
  • Postural drainage
  • Sputum induction
  • Patient transports
  • Airway management
  • CPR

Outpatients are seen Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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