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أخصائية علاج تنفسي بالرعاية المنزلية / RESPIRATORY THERAPIST

مستشفيات القوات المسلحه بالطائف Altaif, Saudi Arabia Posted 2020/10/18 09:54:14 Expires 2021-03-23 Ref: JB1100005829

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Works under the direct supervision of the Head of the Home Health Care Unit (HHC).
  • Performs an evaluation / assessment of each patient's respiratory needs during the first home visit.
  • Visits patients at home and develops a Plan of Care.
  • Develops and provides patient and family education in the areas of respiratory home
  • equipment and therapeutic interventions for home care.
  • Assess needs of patient and the best choice of equipment to meet those needs.
  • Instructs patients and caregivers on proper use of and care of equipment.
  • Trouble shoots respiratoy equipment issues over the phone in an effort to best serve the patients and eliminate unnecessary exchanges and deliveries.
  • Communicates with patients, caregivers and physicians changes in conditions and needs.
  • Performs pulmonary assessments and formulates recommendations to the physicians, based on the established criteria for patients with chronic pulmonary disease referred to Home Care Services Program.
  • Provides a mechanism of long-term follow-up of patients who are involved in ongoing pulmonary home care programs through regularly scheduled clinic visits, interim telephone consults and home visits.
  • Promotes teamwork through maintaining effective communication with appropriate staff.
  • Prioritize patients’ safety.
  • Maintaining confidentiality of patient, thus maintaining patients’ rights.
  • Participate in staff development.
  • Participate in HHC Team meetings and in-services.
  • Assist other staff in all patients or department needed procedures or activities.
  • Keep record of treatment provided to the patients during home visit.
  • Maintain a peaceful and safe working environment.
  • Conducts, participates in and attends educational meetings and seminars for healthcare workers, families and caregivers.
  • Provides respiratory care expertise to the Home Care Services Program and acts as a vendor to all patients requiring respiratory equipment and supplies in the home setting.
  • Arranges necessary referrals for travelling patients.
  • Stays current on new respiratory products and supplies.
  • Assumes full responsibility for their own actions, professional skills, and attitudes.
  • Participates in an on-call schedule for all home care services.
  • Promote health education to patient and their family regarding patient status.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Participate in Environmental Safety Rounds.
  • Responsible for keeping updated in Infection Control, Fire and Safety, and Disaster training on a yearly basis.
  • Responsible for keeping Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation and updated on a 2 year basis.
  • Participate in CQI & PS Activities.


  • Ability to be self-directed in accomplishing the coordination and decision-making responsibilities of this position and be resourceful in problem solving.
  • Effective oral and written communications skills and ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.
  • Knowledge in Basic Computer (Microsoft Office).


Respiratory Therapy

Job Details

Job Location Altaif, Saudi Arabia
Company Industry Government Sector
Company Type Employer (Private Sector)
Job Role Medical, Healthcare, and Nursing
Position No.


Employment Type Contractor
Number of Vacancies 1

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Mid Career
Residence Location Saudi Arabia
Nationality Saudi Arabia
Degree Bachelor's degree

About This Company

مستشفيات القوات المسلحه بالطائف

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