Respiratory Therapist

Job Description

As a Respiratory Therapist, you will play a crucial role in helping patients with breathing disorders breathe easier and improve their overall quality of life. Your responsibilities will include assessing patients’ respiratory health, developing treatment plans, administering oxygen therapy, monitoring and evaluating patients’ progress, and educating them on proper breathing techniques. You will work closely with physicians and other healthcare professionals to provide comprehensive care to patients with conditions such as asthma, COPD, and respiratory infections. Additionally, you will need to be well-versed in operating and maintaining respiratory therapy equipment and keeping detailed patient records. A passion for helping others, strong communication skills, and a compassionate nature are essential for success in this role. A degree in Respiratory Therapy and relevant certification are typically required for this position.


  • Perform diagnostic tests to evaluate and assess patients’ respiratory conditions.
  • Develop and implement individualized treatment plans for patients with respiratory disorders.
  • Monitor and assess patients’ responses to therapy and adjust treatments as needed.
  • Educate patients and their families on respiratory conditions and proper use of equipment.
  • Administer medications and respiratory treatments as prescribed by physicians.
  • Operate and maintain respiratory therapy equipment.
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary healthcare teams to provide comprehensive care for patients.
  • Respond to emergency situations and provide critical care interventions as necessary.
  • Document patient assessments, treatments, and progress in medical records.
  • Stay informed about new developments in respiratory therapy and participate in continuing education to maintain licensure and certification.


  • Bachelor’s degree in respiratory therapy or related field
  • Licensure as a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)
  • Certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
  • Strong understanding of pulmonary function tests and patient assessment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Job Details

Role Function:N/AWork Type:Full-Time
Role Level:Mid-LevelCountry:United Arab Emirates
City:DubaiNumber of Vacancies:1

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