Our Respiratory Therapy Department offers full-service testing and therapy care to all ages on an inpatient, outpatient, and emergency basis. The services provided are designed to assess, diagnose, treat, and educate the patients of Trego County-Lemke Memorial Hospital, WaKeeney, KS and surrounding northwest Kansas communities.  All the services provided by the Respiratory team assist medical providers and other health care professionals in providing high-quality respiratory care.



  • Pulmonary Function Testing
  • Diffusion Studies
  • Plethysmography
  • Overnight Oximetry
  • 6-minute Walk Ambulatory/Oximetry Testing
  • Diagnostic Sleep Studies
  • Titration Sleep Studies
  • Split Night Sleep Studies
  • Home Sleep Testing
  • EEG (any age)

Therapeutic Services

  • Inhaled Medication Therapy
  • Oxygen and Heliox Therapy
  • Bipap/Cpap
  • Non-invasive ventilation
  • RSV/Bronchiolitis Clinic
  • Chest Physiotherapy
  • Pulmonary Rehab