Cardiopulmonary Care

The cardiopulmonary services department provides patients with therapeutic and diagnostic services in the disciplines of respiratory care and cardiology. Services provided include:

  • Arterial Blood Gas Lab
  • Cardiac Stress Testing
  • Echocardiograms
  • Electrocardiograms
  • Holter/Cardiac Event Monitoring
  • Pulmonary Function Testing
  • Respiratory Therapy

The department is staffed by respiratory therapists, all of whom must pass the CRTT or RRT examination by the National Board for Respiratory Care and hold a current New Hampshire RCP license. Andrew Torkelson, MD, a cardiologist from Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, has offices at New London Hospital for patient consultation and evaluation.