Respiratory Care - Bronson Healthcare
When you have difficulty breathing, it's important to find the right care for your lungs. We offer providers and treatments for many respiratory conditions to help you get better.

Why Choose Bronson for Respiratory Care? 

  • Our pulmonary rehabilitation programs are nationally certified by The American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR)
  • Trained in the most recent evidence-based therapies and medical advancements, our respiratory therapists are available 24/7
  • Our respiratory therapists are also trained in meconium aspiration and nitric oxide therapy

Bronson Methodist Hospital

  • Recipient of the Healthgrades 2016 Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™
    Named Among the Top 10% in the Nation for Overall Pulmonary Services in 2016

  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease for 8 Years in a Row (2009-2016)

  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Pneumonia in 2016

  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Respiratory Failure (2015)

Respiratory Conditions We Treat

People of all ages may need special help breathing. Our respiratory therapists treat a variety of conditions including:

  • Chronic lung problems like asthma, bronchitis, COPD and emphysema 
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Lung cancer and other types of cancer
  • Pneumonia
  • Premature birth
  • Pulmonary hypertension of the newborn

Respiratory Care Services & Treatments

  • Diagnostic testing, including complete pulmonary function, exercise challenge and methacholine challenge testing; and simple spirometry and six minute walks for oxygen qualification
  • Education for you and your family about cardiopulmonary illnesses and medications 
  • Inpatient respiratory care services
  • Managing life support equipment
  • Pulmonary rehabilitation 
  • Respiratory care services after you leave the hospital through Bronson Home Health Care or Lifespan Home Health Care
  • Smoking cessation

Locations for Respiratory Care

For More Information About Respiratory Care Services

  • Talk to your doctor to find out if respiratory care is right for you. You must have a physician referral for respiratory care services.
  • Contact Bronson HealthAnswers at (269) 341-7723, (800) 451-6310 or answers@bronsonhg.org. Our hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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