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Pulmonologist Services

Addresses the most common pulmonary/respiratory conditions seen in home care today. Total Home Health has the following services offered to our patients in the privacy of their own home.

Sample of Respiratory Medical Conditions:

  • COPD
  • Asthma
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Emphysema
  • Pneumonia
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Lung Cancer
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Bronchitis
  • Respiratory Infection

Assess / Teach / Rehabilitate:

  • Assess the patient/caregiver ability to administer oxygen as ordered and management of the equipment safety.
  • Maintain patent airway and mobilization of secretions by use of respiratory treatments, medications, and effective cough.
  • Assessment of medication regimen and plan for safety and compliance.
  • Medication monitoring regarding therapeutic levels and dosage in patients with complex respiratory care regimen.
  • Teach factors that trigger exacerbation of respiratory problems
  • Optimize functional capacity while minimizing hospital admission/readmission within the limits of the disease process.
  • Teach energy conservation, diaphragmatic breathing, and relaxation techniques.
  • Teach therapeutic exercise program for strength, ROM and coordination for ADL’s
  • Teach the patient effective coughing, deep breathing, and pursed lip or diaphragmatic breathing.
  • Teach the patient/caregiver regarding infection control procedures/prevention.

More information:

Please contact your local Total Home Health office for more information.