Protecting the health of your heart and lungs is our job in Cardiopulmonary Services. Our Cardiopulmonary team at Providence St. Elias Specialty Hospital is made up of a cardiologist, pulmonologist, as well as advanced cardiac life support-certified respiratory therapists and nurses.

Our focus is on heart and lung conditions that result from:

  • Acute illness that occurs in combination with an existing chronic illness
  • Post-operative complications
  • Severe medical illness
  • Trauma

We help monitor and treat conditions affecting your heart and lungs, including:

  • ALS
  • Chest trauma
  • Complex pulmonary disease
  • COPD
  • Pneumonia
  • Respiratory failure

Treatments and services we offer include:

  • Chronic tracheostomy management
  • Tracheostomy weaning
  • Ventilator management
  • Ventilator weaning