Respiratory Services


Respiratory Services at Pender Community Hospital

Respiratory Services
For patients of Pender Community Hospital who are experiencing breathing problems, taking a breath can be a major accomplishment. To get the help you may need when it comes to the breathing issues you may be experiencing, depend on our respiratory services team.

Dedicated to Helping You
Our respiratory services team is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care to patients and their families. We are able to diagnose and treat a wide variety of respiratory conditions in patients of all ages in both an inpatient and outpatient capacity. 

Conditions we can help with include: 

  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Emphysema
  • Heart attacks
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Lung cancer 
  • Other diseases that may affect lung health

The Services We Provide

We are able to offer a full range of services for our patients thanks to our highly qualified healthcare providers and staff along with up-to-date technology and equipment. These services may include:

Emergency/Critical Care Services

  • Mechanical ventilation
  • Airway management and resuscitation
  • Non-invasive ventilation 

Therapeutic Services

  • Chest physiotherapy
  • Lung expansion therapy
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Breathing treatments

Diagnostic Services

  • Six-minute walk
  • Pulmonary Function Testing 
  • EKG
  • 24 or 48 Holter Monitor

Educational Services

  • Lung disease education
  • Tobacco cessation 
  • To schedule an appointment, please call 402-385-4059 or contact your primary healthcare provider with any questions or to request a referral.