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Respiratory Care

Southern Regional Medical Center’s Respiratory Care Department operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to provide care for you and your family. Our clinicians are licensed by the Georgia Composite Medical Board and are credentialed by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC). The Respiratory Care Department is active in all patient care settings and provides services to all hospital departments. Respiratory Care Therapists work with physicians and other health professionals in health care planning, evaluation, and treatment of patients with cardiac and pulmonary disorders. Many of SRMC’s Respiratory Therapists are cross-trained to work in more than one critical care environment.

The Respiratory Care Staff supports the physicians and nurses throughout the hospital with the following services:

Life Supportive Therapies

  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • Artificial airway management
  • All modes of Adult and Neonatal continuous ventilation
  • Non-invasive mechanical ventilation for adults and neonates

General Therapies

  • Nebulized medication delivery (Breathing treatments)
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Chest Physical Therapy
  • Heliox administration

Diagnostic monitoring

  • Arterial blood gases (ABGs)
  • Pulse oximetry
  • Pulmonary Function Testing

Contact Information

Charge Therapist 678-364-4115
Manager 770-991-8558