Respiratory Therapist Sr.

Job ID: J126997
Company: Saint Vincent Health Center
Location: Erie, PA, United States
Facility: Saint Vincent Hospital
Full/Part Time: Full time
Job Type: Regular
Posted at: Jul 12, 2018

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Description

GENERAL OVERVIEW:

Provides assessment, treatment, care, and evaluation for patients with respiratory insufficiencies under
licensed medical direction.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Administers therapeutic respiratory care procedures according to hospital and department policies. (45%)
  • Completes documentation that is required to measure, monitor and ensure department effectiveness e.g., charting, billing, IPOC, patient/family education. (20%)
  • Performs diagnostic respiratory procedures according to hospital and department policies. (20%)
  • Provides instruction to patients and other members of the healthcare team as needed. (5%)
  • Complete charge duties and special projects as assigned. (10%)
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum

  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school; or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Graduate of an approved respiratory therapy program required. Formal training in intubation.
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT).
  • BCLS required upon hire.

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