Administer respiratory care according to physician orders or the following established protocols: Hyperinflation, Bronchial Hygiene, Bronchodilator, Spinal Cord and Brain Death.
Prepared and administer humidification and nebulization therapy under controlled temperature and saturation level.
Maintain and performed artificial ventilation, ventilation, ventilator care, tracheotomy care EPAP, CPAP, BiPAP, etc.
Delivered respiratory care to high acuity level patients at elevated productivity levels.
Assisted in performing bronchoscopies and performed arterial punctures.
Monitor ventilator volumes, pressures, temperature, humidity, inspired oxygen tensions, and blood gas levels, and suggested changes of therapy according to the patient’s clinical condition.
Communicated with all other health care professionals in the care of the patient and utilized customer care relations principles with patient and families.