Cardio/Respiratory Services

Cardio/Respiratory Services provides several different diagnostic, treatment, and rehabilitation services for inpatients and outpatients, including:

  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Cardiac stress testing and Holter monitoring
  • Pacemaker/ICD clinics
  • Neuro-electro diagnostics including EKG, EEG
  • Echocardiography
  • Respiratory support to St. Joseph's Care Group including the Pulmonary Rehab Program, COPD Clinic, and Asthma Clinic
  • Respiratory therapy support to Critical Care, Emergency, NICU, Maternal Child, Paediatrics, medical and surgical clinical programs, and the operating rooms


Cardio/Respiratory Services is home to a dynamic team of healthcare professionals and support staff:

  • Registered Respiratory Therapists
  • EKG Technicians
  • Registered Cardiology Technologists
  • Registered EEG Technologists
  • Respiratory Aides
  • Asthma Educators
  • COPD Educators
  • Registered Echocardiographers


For more information about specific programs, please click on one of the links above, or contact the Cardio/Respiratory Services office at (807) 684-6680.

Patient Information Brochures

Reference Number Name
DIAGIM-16 Welcome to Diagnostic Services
CRESP-01 Holter Monitoring
CRESP-03b EEG-Adult
CRESP-03a EEG-Child
CRESP-05 Regular Stress Test
CRESP-06 Cardiopulmonary Exercise Test (CPX)
CRESP-07 Pulmonary Function Test (PFT)
CRESP-08 Methacholine Challenge Test (MCT)
CRESP-10 Stress Echo Test
CRESP-12 Walking Oximetry
CRESP-13 Echocardiogram

Clinician Consultation Forms

Reference Number Name
FCS-069 Cardio-Respiratory Diagnostic Testing-Referral Requisition-Feb 2018
CS 885 – SCA Pulmonary Function Referral Form-Feb 2018
FSC 397 Referral Request – Echocardiography-Feb 2018