St Elias Specialty Hospital Ventilator Care
St. Elias Specialty Hospital’s team cares for patients who require mechanical ventilation due to respiratory failure caused by an injury, medically complex illnesses, neurologic dysfunction, or other problems. We assist patients in achieving their highest level of independent function. Our respiratory team prides itself in a very high success rate in weaning patients from mechanical ventilators and helping patients to re-establish breathing on their own.
Our 59-bed hospital is -accredited by the Joint Commission. Our staff includes y highly skilled nurses, respiratory therapists, and a physician team that interacts with patients on a 24 hour per day basis. St. Elias ventilator care patients are monitored by telemetry and benefit from a very low patient to nurse staffing ratio.
St. Elias ventilator care patients are monitored by telemetry benefit from a very low patient to nurse staffing ratio. Each patient is evaluated by a multidisciplinary team. Individual care plans, involving the patient and family, are goal-oriented for each patient’s diagnosis and prognosis.