Diving deep into the world of respiratory health, Prime Physicians’ Pulmonary Function Technologists provide comprehensive evaluations of lung function and capacity. With a blend of advanced technology and compassionate care, they offer insights into a patient’s breathing, ensuring every breath a patient takes is understood and optimized for their well-being.
Roles and Responsibilities of a Pulmonary Function Technologist:
Perform a range of pulmonary function tests (PFTs) such as spirometry, lung volumes, diffusing capacity, and bronchial challenge tests.
Administer cardiopulmonary exercise testing when necessary.
Prepare patients for tests by explaining the procedures and ensuring their comfort.
Provide instructions on how to perform specific breathing maneuvers during the tests.
Set up, calibrate, and maintain pulmonary function testing equipment to ensure accurate results.
Troubleshoot any technical issues with the machines and ensure regular servicing.