Helpful Videos & Information for RTs Dealing with COVID-19 Virus
Here is a collection of videos to help respiratory therapists care for patients with the covid-19 virus. Please note that this information has been gathered by other resources and is not the product of the PSRC.
Free Ventilator Education App for PB, Drager, GE, and more
Does your hospital have two or more different types of ventilators? Multiple ventilator manufacturers have partnered to create a mobile app you can use to access a centralized repository of ventilator training resources for Dräger, GE Healthcare, Getinge, Hamilton Medical, Nihon Kohden, Philips, and Medtronic Puritan Bennett™ ventilators. These training resources – which can be accessed even when you are not connected to the internet – include instructional how-to videos, manuals, troubleshooting guides, and other ventilator-operation resources. Click on this link to WATCH A DEMO
Vortran Automatic Resuscitator
Prone Positioning in Severe Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Video - Moving patient from supine to prone position (New England Journal of Medicine Group)
Strategic Stock Pile Ventilators