Mechanical ventilatory support monitoring.
Non-invasive ventilation support.
Administration of medical gas delivery systems (i.e. heliox, nitric, oxygen compressed air,
Humidification and aerosol therapy.
Delivery of aerosolized & instilled medications.
Chest physical therapy.
Vest therapy and IPV therapy.
Arterial blood gas acquisition & analysis.
Transcutaneous pc02 & po2 monitoring.
Pulse oximetry monitoring & trending.
Peak flow monitoring.
Assist with bedside tracheostomies and bronchoscopy.
Internal and external patient transporting, patient and family education
License (or Certification):BLS Required; License (or Certification):NJ-RESP Required
High School diploma or Graduate of an AMA Approved Respiratory Care Program - A.ssociates.
Post Respiratory Care program graduate.
Required License/Certifications/ Registration:
Current NJ-RESP - New Jersey State Respiratory Care Board License.
Department Name: Respiratory Therapy
External Company Name: Cooper University Hospital
External Company URL: cooperhealth.org