Respiratory problems may be caused by a number of issues including allergies, asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), and lung cancer.

Our Respiratory Therapists offer many patient education opportunities including:

Respiratory Therapy Education
  • Cough techniques to improve results for airway clearance.
  • Asthma and respiratory disease education.
  • Proper breathing techniques for lung disease patients.
  • Techniques for self-administration of meter-dose and dry-inhaler medications.
  • Use of small-volume nebulizer to administer respiratory medications.
  • Smoking Cessation counseling for individual or groups using the very successful QuitSmart® program.

For more information, call Respiratory Services at (208) 934-4433 ext. 1125.