Juneau County Respiratory Care
Diagnoses & Treatment for Lung & Breathing Disorders
Breathing is such a natural part of day-to-day life that it’s performed
without thinking. When you have difficulty breathing, you suddenly become
very aware of this daily task that should be simple. Breathing issues
can be caused by many things, but primarily originate in the heart or
lungs. If you are having trouble breathing, it is important to consult
with a respiratory care professional as soon as possible. This is a clear
indicator that something is wrong, and leaving it untreated could lead
to more serious complications.
Respiratory Services at Mile Bluff
The Mile Bluff Respiratory Care Department provides a wide variety of cardiopulmonary
(heart and lung) services. Licensed respiratory therapists use their specialized
skills to restore healthy breathing, and treat a variety of respiratory
diseases from emphysema to pneumonia and asthma.
Some of the respiratory services provided, include:
- Routine medicated breathing treatments
- Oxygen therapy
- Ventilator management and associated non-invasive monitoring
- Bronchial hygiene therapy and assessments
- Pulmonary function testing
The Respiratory Care Department also provides cardiac diagnostic testing such as:
- Stress tests
- Holter monitor and event-specific testing
Heart specialists also visit regularly to assist with specialized care.
Respiratory care services are available in Mauston.