Position : Respiratory Therapist
Inspecting, testing, cleaning, and maintaining respiratory therapy equipment to ensure it is functioning safely and efficiently.
Maintaining charts that contain patient identification and therapy information.
Measuring arterial blood gases, reading prescriptions, lung capacity, and reviewing other information to assess patient condition.
Relaying blood analysis results to a physician.
AR license required plus RRT or CRT with Critical Care experience preferred.
COVID PATIENT CARE IS LIKELY AND REQUIRED .
FLOATING IS REQUIRED, NO EXEMPTIONS.
Making emergency visits to resolve equipment problems when necessary.
Ordering equipment repairs when necessary.
Explaining health care treatment procedures to patients to gain cooperation.
Checking pulmonary function in patients.