Respiratory Therapy 

Respiratory therapists are dedicated members of a multi-disciplinary health-care team, committed to providing quality patient and family centered care to all patient populations.

Our profession endeavours to foster a community of lifelong learning and continually strives to achieve excellence in promoting best practice to support best patient outcomes.

Mission statement 

Our respiratory therapy team provides quality respiratory care with compassion, respect and integrity to improve the quality of life for patients in hospital and in the community.

The respiratory therapists at the Misericordia Community Hospital play a vital role in assisting with:

  • Patients with cardio-pulmonary and related health issues
  • Working in a variety of settings that range from treating patients in critical care units, on interdisciplinary teams on medical and surgical units
  • Educating patients with asthma and COPD on how to manage and cope with respiratory illnesses
  • Conducting assessments and performing diagnostic testing
  • Develop and administer respiratory care plans
  • Facilitate discharge from acute care and clinical settings


Misericordia Community Hospital
16940 87 Ave NW
Edmonton Alberta, T5R 4H5
Second Floor, 2N-01

Phone: 780.735.2706


College and Association of Respiratory Therapists of Alberta

Canadian Society of Repiratory Therapists

The Union of Healthcare Professionals

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