Registered Respiratory Therapist
Post Date: 08/09/2017 2017-08-09 Job ID: 9685 Category: Health
- The Respiratory Therapist is either registered or certified by the National Board of Respiratory Care to provide Cardiopulmonary Services.
- The Respiratory Therapist is responsible for following protocols approved by the medical staff and department policy and procedures in order to provide timely diagnostic and therapeutic services to both inpatients and outpatients.
- Responsibilities include: assisting physicians with invasive and non-invasive procedures, delivery of medicated aerosols via medical compressed gas, maintaining airways, ventilator management, insertion of arterial lines, intubations, pulmonary function studies, cardiac and pulmonary stress tests, and blood gases.
- No on call
- 12 hours shifts, Nights, Days and weekends
- Must have a RRT license, BLS, (ACLS, PALS and NRP a plus)
- NICU experience that would be very helpful.