Respiratory Care

at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset


U.S. News & World ReportRobert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset’s Respiratory Care Department provides diagnostic and therapeutic services for inpatients and outpatients, ranging from neonatal patients to mature adults. Our qualified staff treats a wide range of acute and chronic lung disorders, including:

  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • Emphysema
  • Trauma and post-surgery needs

In addition to patient education, our services include:

  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Pulmonary hygiene therapy
  • Arterial blood gas sampling
  • Nebulized bronchodilation
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Oxygen administration
  • Invasive/non-invasive mechanical ventilation
  • Life-saving measures