Position : Respiratory Therapist
Monitoring patient physiological responses to therapy such as arterial blood gases, vital signs or blood chemistry, and lung function changes, and consulting with physicians if there are adverse reactions.
Working as part of a team of health care professionals to manage patient care by assisting with medical procedures.
Setting up and operating devices including therapeutic gas administration apparatus, mechanical ventilators, environmental control systems, and aerosol generators.
Following specified parameters of treatment.
Current California RCP License. Current BLS, ACLS, PALS certifications.
Graduate of a Respiratory Care Program.
Practical clinical experience in an acute and/or skilled hospital setting.