Bill Ozga - Boston Childrens Hospital



Bill Ozga
Boston Childrens Hospital

Boston, MA 02115

401-524-8281

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Bill Ozga
Boston Childrens Hospital

Expert Profile

401-524-8281


Respiratory Therapy Experience

  • Respiratory Therapist since 1991
  • Extensive experience in ICU, ER acute/critical care settings
  • Respiratory related experiences: Clinical Instructor, PFT’s, Sleep Studies, EEG’s, EKG’s, Cardiac Stress Testing, Phlebotomy, Holter Monitoring, Pulmonary Rehabilitation program, intubation and extubation program, and trach care including decannulation.

EMT Experience

  • EMT- Since 1986
  • EMT-Cardiac Instructor/Coordinator
  • CEO of Ozga’s EMS Training
  • Worked with both 911 services and with private ambulance organizations
  • Provide lectures/inservices to department
  • Duties include: cardiac monitoring, drawing blood, starting IV’s, administering cardiac medications, intubation, defibrillation, cardioversions, sedation medication, check blood glucose levels, transport ventilators, patient stabilization, as well as all basic EMT  responsibilities.
  • Member of Hope Valley Ambulance Education Committee
  • Volunteered in Pediatric Disaster Triage national study

Current Employment

  • Critical Care Respiratory Therapist at Boston Children’s Hospital
  • Active member of a 911 EMS service
  • CEO of Ozga’s EMS Training

Credentials

  • RRT-NPS (Registered Respiratory Therapist)
  • NPS-(Neonatal Pediatric Specialist)
  • RPFT (Registered Pulmonary Function Technologist)
  • C-CT (Certified Cardiographic Technician)
  • EMT-Emergency Medical Technician-Cardiac

Instructor

  • CPR-Instructor (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation)
  • ACLS-Instructor (Advanced Cardiac Life Support)
  • PALS-Instructor (Pediatric Advanced Life Support)
  • EMT-C (Emergency Medical Technician-Cardiac, Instructor/Coordinator)

Past Offices held

  • President Elect-Rhode Island Society for Respiratory Care (RISRC)
  • President- Rhode Island Society for Respiratory Care (RISRC)
  • Past President- Rhode Island Society for Respiratory Care (RISRC)
  • Photographer- Rhode Island Society for Respiratory Care (RISRC)
  • President Hope Valley Ambulance

Guest Speaker/lecturer

  • CME dinner- Topic-EMS & CPAP
  • Emergency Services Symposium- Topic-CPAP
  • Provide ongoing Transport Ventilation lectures to Boston area Ambulance Services

Awards

  • 2009 EMT of the year- Hope Valley Ambulance Service