Promise Healthcare LTAC Hospital offers Ventilator Management

Ventilator Management

Promise Skilled Nursing Facility of Overland Park is a specialized chronic ventilator unit for patients and residents who require the use of a mechanical ventilator and ongoing respiratory therapy care.

Our Patients/Residents Typically:

  • Are on life support and require ventilator weaning and management
  • Have a tracheostomy in place and require tracheostomy care and weaning/decannulation
  • May be diagnosed with: Chronic Respiratory Failure, ARDS (acute respiratory distress syndrome, COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), Neuromuscular Disease, chronic lung issues such as Asthma, Bronchitis, Emphysema, Lung Fibrosis, Pneumonia, and Lung Cancer
  • Are recovering from a heart attack or accident

Cardio-Pulmonary Services:

  • Ventilator Dependent Unit
  • Ventilator Weaning
  • Continuous Respiratory Therapy Coverage
  • CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure)
  • BiPAP (Bi-level Positive Airway Pressure)
  • Arterial Blood Gases (ABG)
  • Care of Tracheostomy Patients/Residents
  • Tracheostomy Rounds on Patients to Ensure Decannulation Goals are Set
  • Speaking Valves (In Conjunction with Speech Therapy)
  • Postural Drainage and Percussion
  • Resident and Family Education
  • Hand Held Nebulizers
  • Metered Dose Inhalers
  • Incentive Spirometry
  • Aerosol Therapy
  • Oxygen Therapy
  • Pulse Oximetry
  • Nocturnal Pulse Oximetry Studies