Rainier Rehabilitation offers a specialized respiratory care program for patients with short-term or long-term tracheotomy or ventilator needs. The respiratory care team is led by a Pulmonologist and credentialed therapists trained at the highest levels of patient care and respiratory function. Residents are provided state of the art equipment and care to progress weaning and maintain the stability of long term respiratory conditions. Resident care plans ensure optimal recovery, safety and a focus on quality of life. Our respiratory residents experience an increased level of mobility, speech, independence and community involvement.