Welcome

RespiriCare Ltd is an independent company providing consultancy, education and support services for healthcare professionals and health care related businesses working in the field of respiratory care. Our aim is to promote and support others to achieve excellent respiratory care for patients as well as leading by example.

As experienced Chartered Physiotherapists we have the expert knowledge and skills to both diagnose and manage patients with respiratory disease, as well as to help others to achieve the same level of excellence and confidence in the field of respiratory care. All of our physiotherapists are registered with the Health Professions Council (HPC) and the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP) and combined have over 25 years’ experience working in the primary and secondary care setting for the NHS, as well as private practice.

We can assess and treat a range of respiratory conditions including: COPD, Asthma, Hyperventilation Syndrome, Bronchiectasis and Interstitial Lung Disease. We are also fully trained to offer smoking cessation advice and treatment and exercise rehabilitation including pulmonary rehabilitation and one to one exercise sessions.

Respiricare can offer a range of services to suit a variety of needs.

  • High quality evidenced based care can be provided to patients on an individual basis in our private practice. Home visits can be arranged. Conditions seen and treatments offered include include:
    • Hyperventilation Syndrome
    • Asthma
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
    • Interstitial Lung Disease
    • Individualised pulmonary rehabilitation
    • Smoking cessation support
    • Breathing pattern retraining
    • Sputum clearance techniques
    • (see Patient Information for further details)

  • Innovative and high quality training on a range of respiratory conditions, clinical assessment skills or updates on National Clinical Guidance. Education days can be provided to suit your needs. Topics include:
    • Quality assured spirometry: Delivery and interpretation
    • Auscultation and extended respiratory assessment skills.
    • Level 2 smoking cessation training
    • Setting up and delivering an “Oxygen Assessment and Review” service
    • Setting up and delivering Pulmonary Rehabilitation.
    • Inhaler technique
    • Pharmacological management of respiratory disease
    • National Clinical Guidelines e.g. NICE COPD Quality Standards (2011), NICE COPD Update (2010), GINA, SIGN etc.
    • Sputum clearance
    • Asthma
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
    • Interstitial Lung Disease
    • (see Education & Training for further details)