8 Tracheostomy Nursing Care Plans

Utilize this comprehensive nursing care plan and management guide to provide nursing care for patients with tracheostomy. Enhance your knowledge of nursing assessment, interventions, goals, and nursing diagnosis, all meticulously tailored to meet the specific requirements of individuals with tracheostomy. This guide equips you with the essential information and resources to deliver effective and specialized care to patients navigating the challenges associated with tracheostomy.


Acute epiglottitis is a rare but potentially life-threatening condition that involves inflammation and swelling of the epiglottis, a small cartilage at the base of the tongue that covers the windpipe during swallowing to prevent food from entering the airway.

Croup Syndrome

Croup is a common, primarily pediatric viral respiratory tract illness. The hallmark symptom of croup is a harsh, barking cough, often accompanied by stridor (a high-pitched, crowing sound) and respiratory distress.

Bronchoscopy Nursing Diagnostics and Procedure Responsibilities


Bronchoscopy is an invasive procedure that permits the direct examination of the larynx, trachea, and bronchi using either a flexible fiberoptic bronchoscope or a rigid metal bronchoscope.