Saudi German Hospital
2 – 5 years
- Implement action plans to promote person centred care in your area.
Assessment and Treatment Planning:
- Conduct comprehensive assessments of patients' respiratory conditions.
- Develop and implement individualized respiratory care plans based on assessment findings.
- Administer respiratory therapy treatments and medications as prescribed by physicians.
- Educate patients and their families on respiratory conditions, treatment options, and self-management techniques.
- Demonstrate proper use of respiratory equipment and devices.
Collaboration and Documentation:
- Collaborate with physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals to coordinate comprehensive patient care.
- Participate in interdisciplinary rounds and case conferences to discuss patient progress and adjust treatment plans.
- Maintain accurate and up-to-date patient records, documenting interventions and progress.
- Respond to emergency situations, providing immediate respiratory support.
- Collaborate with the emergency response team to ensure optimal patient outcomes.
Equipment Management and Quality Assurance:
- Calibrate, maintain, and troubleshoot respiratory equipment to ensure proper functioning.
- Adhere to established clinical protocols and guidelines to maintain high-quality patient care.
- Participate in quality improvement initiatives to enhance departmental efficiency and effectiveness.
- Ensure preparation of reports in a timely and accurate manner to meet the departmental requirements, policies, and standards.
- Perform other related duties or assignments as directed by HOD
- Participate in hospital committee, task-force meetings and other meetings as required.
- Bachelor’s degree in respiratory therapy or related field.
- Certification from the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC)
- Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certifications
- Completed 50 Hours of Continuous Learning in Respiratory Therapy within the Past 12 Months
- Current licensure as a Respiratory Therapist according to DHA and/or MOH requirements
Knowledge and Skills
- In-depth knowledge of respiratory therapy principles and practices.
- Proficiency in utilizing respiratory therapy equipment and technology.
- Strong analytical and critical-thinking skills
- Proficiency in English is essential, and Arabic language proficiency is preferred.
Saudi German Hospital
LocationDubai, United Arab Emirates
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