Registered Respiratory Therapist or a Registered Nurse home visit for clients throughout BC. An annual respiratory assessment is completed and sent to your referring Respirologist for continuum of care.
We provide education to your caregivers, so that they can confidently support you in your home. A Tracheostomy and Ventilator course is offered every month, so the client and caregiver can gain practical experience.
Our Biomedical Engineers maintain and repair all respiratory equipment for clients, including mounting ventilators on wheelchairs. We ensure that equipment used by our clients is available, safe and operational.
Our team works with acute care units to transition ventilator-dependent clients into the community. We partake in the discharge planning meetings so that all questions are answered, and you are well prepared to be successful at home. Download our Discharge Planning Guide here.
We have developed a wide range of educational materials to assist and inform clients.
Our team has developed a unique level of expertise in providing the complex supports needed by people living with Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
We have developed strong and cooperative working relationships with health service providers in all health care regions of the province. This strengthens the net of safety and support for clients.