Memorial Hospital of Converse County's cardiopulmonary department diagnoses and treats health problems associated with the heart and lungs. Services offered include ECGs, cardiac stress testing, and inpatient and outpatient respiratory treatments and testing. Care is delivered to patients with asthma, COPD, respiratory failure, pneumonia, RSV, CHF, MI, and other diseases which can affect the cardiac and pulmonary system, as well as patients who need postoperative care.
The cardiopulmonary department at Memorial Hospital provides services 24 hours a day. All providers are Wyoming licensed, nationally certified, and hold BLS, ACLS, NRP, PALS, and Stable certifications. Members of the cardiopulmonary team work with patients on the patient floor, in the wellness department, doctors' offices, emergency department, surgery, obstetrics and nursery departments, and intensive care unit.
Therapists consult with physicians to provide services including assessment, evaluation and treatment of patients with pulmonary or cardiac impairment, and assessment of the treatment effectiveness. The department provides care to patients of all ages.
- Treadmill stress test.
- Cardiolite treadmill stress test.
- Lexiscan cardiolite stress test.
- Cardiodynamic test.
- Holter monitor test.
- Event monitor test.
- Pulmonary function pre- and post-test.
- Pulmonary function FV loop baseline.
- Nebulizer treatments.
- Peak flow meter instruction.
- Flutter instruction.
- Spiro instruction.
- Aerochamber/spacer/inhaler instruction.
- RSV/influenza pediatric/infant specimen collection.
- Arterial blood gas.
- Pulse oximetry checks.
- Disability testing.
- Wellness testing.
- Airway management.
- Ventilator management.
- Airway clearance.
- Multi latency.
- Polysonography and titration.