The Respiratory Care Department at Riverside Doctors' Hospital Williamsburg uses highly skilled Registered Respiratory Therapists (RRT) to provide 24-7 respiratory care to all inpatients (medical-surgical and critical care), emergency department patients, and surgical services patients. State of the art equipment is utilized to optimize outcomes for those patients requiring ventilator support, BiPap and CPAP, Hi-Flo oxygen, SmartVest, Cough Assist, and daily respiratory treatments. The RRT is a valuable part of the interdisciplinary team and works closely with the medical team, patient, and family to assist with transition planning. Respiratory Care has a strong focus on education regarding disease management and prevention;also to individualize care for each patient.
The RDHW Respiratory Care Department is committed to improving the overall health and quality of life for its patients and surrounding community.
Respiratory Therapy Department
1500 Commonwealth Avenue
Williamsburg, VA 23185