The Respiratory Care Services Department at King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre is the largest full-service Respiratory Care department existing outside of the North American arena, with over 150 staff, including some 70+ Therapists, 25+ Technicians, and teams dedicated to our Blood Gas Labs, the PFT Labs, Home Services and Management.
The department is an essential and active participant in the provision of patient care in all areas, including the King Fahad National Centre for Children’s Cancer &Research, a sister facility outside of Riyadh. We provide conventional, high frequency, and non-invasive ventilation, and inhaled nitric oxide and surfactant administration, in addition to conventional Oxygen and Aerosol therapies, Blood Gas sampling & analysis, and Chest Physiotherapy.
Our professional staff, representing Canada, the Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, the United States and Yemen, are a respected part of the health care team at the King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre.
Respiratory Care Services provides a 24-hour a day, 7-day a week service in Emergency, Critical Care and General Ward areas. Diagnostic Services follow a clinic-related schedule to offer the best in Pulmonary Function Testing to both Inpatient and Outpatient populations. Our Service utilizes an array of modern equipment to provide Therapeutic and Diagnostic Services based on current, scientific practices.