Respiratory Therapy

Location & Overview 

Respiratory Care is located in PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center on the second floor. Outpatient office hours are 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday. Inpatient Respiratory Care and Neonatal Transport services are provided on a twenty-four hour basis.

Respiratory care therapists provide services to patients with abnormalities associated with the cardiopulmonary system under the direction of a licensed physician and as part of a health care team.  Respiratory care therapists administer therapeutic or diagnostic drugs to patients as part of a physician prescribed treatment plan, implement a physician's orders for respiratory treatments, observe and monitor patient symptoms, and assist with administering medical gases (including standard oxygen, vapor therapies and ventilation support).


Respiratory Therapy
3100 Tongass Ave.
Ketchikan AK 99901
Phone: (907) 228-8300 x7400


Jeff Cochran, Clinical Coordinator

Romaine Kolanko, RT

Office Hours:

Monday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.