Complex Respiratory Care Program

Why Good Shepherd?

Good Shepherd’s dedicated team of highly trained health-care professionals provides respiratory care services around the clock for inpatients at the Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital Pediatric Unit. We combine state-of-the-art technology with a highly skilled and compassionate interdisciplinary team to provide a safe and effective approach to caring for pediatric patients with complex respiratory needs.

Conditions we treat:

  • Ventilator dependence
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Chronic Lung Disease with Oxygen dependence
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplagia
  • Asthma
  • Tracheomalasia
  • Extreme prematurity
  • Pulmonary Hypertension

Our goal is to improve the quality of life for both our patients and their families. Good Shepherd’s pediatric respiratory therapists develop and implement treatment plans and work with patients and their families to provide education and help transition the family home upon discharge.

Good Shepherd’s respiratory therapy team offers the following services:

  • Oxygen therapy
  • Respiratory medication therapy
  • Ventilator management
  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Secretion management
  • Transition to home training

To request an evaluation for your child, call 1-888-44-REHAB (73422) or fill out the Contact Us Form below.