Full-Time Respiratory Therapist
Do you long to work for a company that is completely focused on helping others? If you find fulfillment in making a positive impact on the world one patient at a time, you will love joining our passionate and kindhearted team as a motivated respiratory therapist. Like you, we hold ourselves to high standards and are committed to providing superior care to patients of all ages. We are always looking to add new talent and ambition to our team, and we would love to speak with you about how we can meet your needs as an upward-moving professional. Schedule your interview today and learn how to become part of our energetic and motivated team!
‘ Provide patients with external cardiac massage, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, artificial respiration and other forms of emergency care as needed.
‘ Work in cooperation with nurses, physicians and other healthcare professionals to facilitate patient care by helping to perform medical procedures and other duties as required for the health of the patient.
‘ Monitor patient vital signs, blood chemistry changes, blood gases and other physiological responses to therapy. If adverse reactions occur, consult with the appropriate physician right away.
‘ Review patient information including prescriptions and arterial blood gas measurements to continually assess the patient’s condition.
‘ Operate aerosol generators, therapeutic gas administration apparatus, mechanical ventilators, environmental control systems and other devices following specified treatment parameters.
‘ Maintain, test, inspect and clean respiratory therapy equipment to ensure its safety and efficiency. When necessary, order maintenance or repair services.
‘ Provide patients and their families with information regarding the proper use of respiratory equipment or medications, appropriate disease management techniques, and other information about their conditions.
‘ Ensure that safety rules and physicians’ orders are closely adhered to.
Job Skills & Qualifications
‘ Graduation from AMA-approved respiratory program
‘ Current state respiratory care license
‘ LPN, RRT, CRTT or currently meeting NBRC requirements
‘ One or more years of experience in respiratory care
‘ Current CPR certification
- ‘ Experience with home medical equipment