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Programs & Services


Respiratory Therapy - Outpatients / Community

Provides diagnostic testing and treatments for respiratory and cardiac disease.

Services may include:

  • lung function testing
  • airway health and management
  • managing respiratory diseases (acute and chronic)
  • education (including asthma, allergy, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)
  • home oxygen assessment
  • administering medication and/or medical gas
  • tobacco cessation resources and counselling
  • pulmonary rehabilitation

Services are available at outpatient hospital clinics, community health centres, patient’s homes and continuing care / long term care centres.

Note: Services may vary by community – please call for more information.

Contact Details

Olds Hospital and Care Centre

Address
3901 57 Avenue
Olds, Alberta
T4H 1T4
Telephone
403-556-2199
Fax
403-559-2286
Getting There

Parking available

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:15 pm

Thursday
7:00 am - 3:15 pm

Note

Please call for hours as they vary depending on the availability of the respiratory therapist.

Access
Service Providers May Include
respiratory therapist (RTs)
Eligibility

Both adult and pediatric patients are accepted within this program.

Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.

Self-referrals and referrals from other health care professionals or agencies are welcome.


Wait Times

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.

Fees

There may be a charge for services or equipment that Alberta Healthcare doesn't cover.


Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations