Respiratory Therapist (PRN eve shift)
Company: Mercy Medical Center
Posted on: January 16, 2022
The Respiratory Therapist (registered) is be responsible for
initiating and maintaining a plan of respiratory care for all
pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients for whom care
has been prescribed. Responsibilities include knowledge of
pulmonary disease processes and the therapies associated with their
Hours: 11a-11p PRN
Implementation of pharmacological therapy by established protocols,
ventilator management, administration of all other related
treatments and procedures provided by the respiratory care
department according to departmental policies and procedures.
Initiate and maintain all respiratory equipment, respond in a
timely manner, make appropriate decisions in both clinical and
professional situations and appropriately apply departmental and
hospital guidelines, policies and procedures.
Must possess a high school diploma or GED.
Graduate of Respiratory Therapy from an AMA approved school of
One year experience preferred, new graduates are acceptable.
RRT credential from the National Board for Respiratory Care.
License Requirement: Maryland Board of Physicians Respiratory Care
Certification Requirement: BLS- Health Care Provider, Registered by
the National Board of Respiratory Care.
Age Specific Care Provided For: Neo-natal, Pediatrics, Adolescents,
Adults and Geriatrics.
Computer proficiency and technical aptitude with the ability to
utilize one or more of the following: Microsoft Word, Power Point,
Excel, Microsoft Outlook, Meditech (if applicable to position),
Epic (if applicable to position) and Performance
Must be able to read, write, and speak the English language in an
Must be able to work independently and possess the ability to make
independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action.
Must possess the ability to effectively communicate and deal
tactfully with other personnel, visitors, patients, physicians,
customers, and the general public.
Must be flexible, have personal integrity, and the ability to
function effectively as a team with other employees.
Must be able to follow written and oral instructions.
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