Respiratory

The respiratory department at Eaton Rapids Medical Center offers a variety of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. The experienced staff provides a wide variety of pulmonary­related treatments, such as incentive spirometry, aerosol treatments, oxygen therapy and oximetry (oxygen evaluation). In addition, they can train and teach the patient the proper use of their metered-dose inhaler (MDI) devices, and home aerosol treatments. 

Our licensed respiratory professionals also provide direction during respiratory and cardiac arrests including cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), noninvasive or invasive ventilation, arterial blood gas, emergency treatment of acute status asthmaticus and acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), all respiratory modalities, controlled and panic breathing techniques. They are staffed 24/7 for emergency and inpatient cases. 

Pulmonary Function Test (PFT): Scheduled Monday mornings and afternoons 

Exams include:

    • Pre and Post Flow Volume Loop/Spirometry

    • Lung Diffusion Capacity/Carbon Monoxide (DLCO)

    • Lung Volumes with Functional Residual Capacity (FRC)

Electrocardiograph (EKG or ECG): Scheduled Monday – Friday, emergency available 24/7

Respiratory Therapist
Contact Information

To schedule, please call
(517) 663-9403

Fax Physician Order to
(517) 663-8615

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