Meet Jordan.

Born: 1995

Diagnosis: Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD)

Services used: Respiratory therapy and equipment

PHS patient Jordan relaxes with his dad

CHALLENGE

Due to the progressive nature of DMD, ensuring Jordan maintains sufficient airflow into and out of the lungs, while also receiving proper nutrition is the primary focus.

SOLUTION

PHS respiratory therapy department provides access to 24/7 support for Jordan’s tracheostomy, ventilator, supplies and ancillary equipment, including a food pump and nutrition products.

PHS patient Jordan receives care from his respiratory therapist Robi

Results

Jordan remains healthy while attending school and enjoying life at home with his family.

Share Jordan's Story
PHS patient Jordan and his dad take a break from a walk
PHS patient Jordan enjoys time with his dad

““Robi (respiratory therapist) makes me feel comfortable, even though he roots for the wrong hockey team. We have fun, and he the keeps the chaos of disability from being my problem.””

- Jordan, PHS patient

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