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Tuyan, City of Naga, Cebu, Cebu, Naga City

1 year or less | ₱12,000 - ₱13,000

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Full Time 3 Vacancy
Job Description
  • Delivers bedside respiratory care services for patients with breathing or cardiopulmonary disorder.
  • Cares for all types of patient on life support in intensive care units and other areas of the hospital.
  • Initiates prescribed respiratory care treatments including nebulization. 
  • Attach patients to mechanical ventilator and initiate types of weaning procedure prior to physician’s order. 
  • Evaluates, monitors and documents patient’s response to therapy.
  • Participates in life support activities as required.
  • Develops, modifies and implements the respiratory plan of care based on established protocol, standard of practice and guidelines set forth by the department.
  • Responsible for maintaining, cleaning, transporting and operation of respiratory equipments.
  • Accompanies the medical team in transporting mechanically ventilated patients.
  • Performs regular assessment of respiratory equipments and troubleshoot respiratory equipments if problem arises. 
  • Take charges in keeping records of patients requiring mechanical ventilators and assigning providers of such equipment by way of priority decking. 
  • Assigns for decking of adult, pediatric and neonatal mechanical ventilator.
  • Facilitates ventilator maintenance and airway care:
    • Check initial/ changes of set-ups every four (4) hours.
    • Facilitates suction secretion as needed.
    • Facilitates in drain circuits.
  • Provides respiratory health education and counseling for patients and families.
  • Attends continuous development education, conferences and seminars.
  • Performs inventories and stocking of respiratory supplies.
  • Responsible for accurate and complete documentation of all patient charges. 
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities which may be assigned by the immediate superior.