Respiratory Care

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Respiratory care is staffed by licensed respiratory care professionals (RCPs). The department offers housewide emergency support 24 hours a day.

Phone. 937-641-3386

Medical Director: Gary Mueller, MD

Administrative director: Sue Ciarlariello, MBA, RRT, RCP

Services Available

  • General care - oxygen therapy per protocol, medicated aerosol therapy, airway clearance techniques, hyperinflation therapies, bilevel positive airway pressure, asthma education and smoking counseling
  • Critical care - airway management, mechanical ventilation, noninvasive respiratory gas monitoring, continuous medicated aerosol therapy, specialty gas delivery, blood gas sampling and analysis, CPR, special procedure coverage, and pediatric and neonatal transport.

Outreach or Support Programs

  • Asthma education - for families (ACT - asthma care training) and school personnel (Peak Performance) - 937-641-3266
  • Smoking cessation - 937-641-3266
    • STAND - Stop Tobacco and Nicotine Dependency - for teens
    • Be a smoke-free family - for adults

Referral Process

Phone: 937-641-3386
After hours: 937-641-3720
24 hours a day, seven days a week


Related to : Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Newborn Medicine / Neonatology, Pulmonary Diagnostics, Pulmonology, Sleep Medicine.


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