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EZPAP Vs. Aerobika in Treatment of Rib Fractures

EZPAP Vs. Aerobika in Treatment of Rib Fractures

The following essay was generated using ChatGPT, with he command to “write an essay explaining why EZPAP was preferred over Oscillatory PEP (Aerobika) in the treatment of Rib Fractures. I have reviewed and validated the content and agree with the conclusion. You are free to Click to read more…

Morgan Mora Receives City Star

Morgan Mora Receives City Star

Once a month, in a presentation in the Children’s atrium, Chris Mowan, CEO of Medical City Dallas Hospital awards “City Stars” to those individuals that have gone above and beyond. This month, Respiratory Therapy Supervisor Morgan Mora was recognized for her contributions in the CICU. Click to read more…

Sheila Phillips Wins Award

Sheila Phillips Wins Award

Congratulations to Sheila for winning the BEE award for her excellent work: Sheila is vital to the discharge planning education and training of our parents of our trach/vent children throughout the tower.  The skill level that it takes to ensure that our trach/vent children are Click to read more…

UTHSCSA NICU Rotations

UTHSCSA NICU Rotations

Please help me welcome the following students from University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio this month: This is a great opportunity for both the students to experience our world-class NICU, and for Medical City to recruit some awesome talent. Let’s make this a Click to read more…

Albuterol Shortage Alert-Solved?

Albuterol Shortage Alert-Solved?

There is a nationwide shortage of the nebulized drug albuterol sulfate. As of February 27, 2023 the stated reason for the shortage of Albuterol is “supply chain issues related to the pandemic”. Where I might have believed this in 2021, I think now there must Click to read more…

Self Eval Time

Self Eval Time

All Medical City Dallas RT Employees that were here in 2022 please fill out your self-evaluation, and two peer-evaluations. Get these forms at Davida’s desk and give them to your supervisor once they are completed. If you need to know who is your supervisor currently, Click to read more…

Great Work Crew!

Great Work Crew!

We were called to duty, and all of the Respiratory Therapists made it in on this icy day in the metroplex. Great work; living the mission statement: committed to the care and improvement of human life. Live view of 75 Central Expy.

Reena Mathew Receives Bee Award

Reena Mathew Receives Bee Award

The BEE (Being Exceptional Everyday) Award was created to complement The DAISY Award that is given to exemplary nurses. Our nurses could not do what they do for our patients without the outstanding teamwork of support staff members. The award was established to recognize staff Click to read more…

Metabolic Monitoring Calorimetry Study

Metabolic Monitoring Calorimetry Study

Click here to learn how to connect the Q-NRG Metabolic Monitor to the vent:

O2 Calibration – Bellavista

O2 Calibration – Bellavista

Perform Calibration weekly: if vent is ON patient it does a 1 point cal. If OFF patient does a 2 point cal. Double click the video below to fit to screen.