Breathing is an essential part of life.
Our heart and lungs are vital parts of our bodies. The Cardiopulmonary Services Department of Hot Springs County Memorial hospital provides state of the art equipment and dedicated professionals for diagnoses and treatment of heart and lung ailments. Treatment includes education about lifestyle, nutrition, and smoking cessation, proper use of medications, exercise, genetics and gender.
Cardiopulmonary Staff are credentialed by the National Board for Respiratory Care and the Wyoming Society for Respiratory Care with ACLS, NRP, and BLS certification. Professional, proficient, patient focused, quality care for our community is our focus.
Services include but are not limited to:
Maximum exercise stress tests
Lexiscan and Cardiolyte exercise stress diagnostics as well as stress echocardiography with the Diagnostic Imaging Department
Pulmonary function screening
Pulmonary function with bronchodilator
Pulmonary function with exercise
Arterial blood gas puncture and analysis
Bronchodilator, anti-inflammatory, anticholinergic, and muco kinetic medication administration with large or small volume aerosol therapy
Dry powder inhalers with metered dose inhalers
Intermittent positive pressure breathing
Medical Gas Administration
Noninvasive and invasive ventilator support and stabilization
Durable medical equipment
Oxygen via stationary and portable AC/DC concentrators in the home
Gaseous portable systems
BiPap,CPAP and AC/DC systems