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Respiratory Care

Respiratory services are provided to both inpatients and outpatients by specially-trained Respiratory Therapists at Carson Valley Health. Outpatient respiratory services are scheduled with a referral from your physician. Respiratory Therapists are available 24-hours a day for Emergency Room and hospital patients.

Adults & Pediatric respiratory services offered at CVH are

  • Complete Pulmonary Function testing (PFT)
  • Pre-Operative PFT/Teaching Package (includes PFT, incentive spirometer, and cough instruction)
  • Exercise Oximetry
  • Exercise-Induced Asthma Testing
  • Asthma/COPD teaching (for newly diagnosed patients)
  • Aerosolized Medication Therapy with instruction in self-administration
  • 6-Minute Walk
  • MDI/Spacer Administration & Teaching
  • Overnight Pulse Oximetry
  • Pre-Post Medication PFT
  • Simple Spirometry

For more information about respiratory care, or to inquire about the next smoking cessation course, call 775.782.1626.

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