(Reference Code: JAW958)
New opening for a Respiratory Therapist (Certified or Registered) at a small hospital in Western Colorado! This is a critical-access facility and they have been a longstanding provider of top notch health services in the area. If you are looking for a tight knit community to continue to solidify or enhance your experience as a Respiratory Therapist then this might be the position for you!
Provide comprehensive therapeutic and diagnostic respiratory care to both the inpatient and outpatient setting. Administer care under the direction of ordering physicians and under the supervision of the Cardiopulmonary Director. Possess and demonstrate knowledge and skill in areas of respiratory care for the adult, pediatric and newborn patient. Have a working knowledge of Pulmonary Function Studies and the administration of testing. Assist in the orientation and training of new clinical staff to familiarize them to the administration of respiratory therapy modalities and equipment. Be involved with community education and development.
Education: Graduate of an approved and accredited school for Respiratory Care.
Experience: At least one year experience in the acute Respiratory Care medicine to include: General Floor Care, Emergent Medical and Trauma Stabilization/Treatment, Newborn Stabilization; Cardiopulmonary Diagnostics and Pulmonary and Cardiac Rehabilitation preferred.
Licenses/Certification: BLS/ACLS and NRP certifications. Registered by the National Board for Respiratory Care. Licensed to practice respiratory care in the State of Colorado. Member of the American Academy of Respiratory Care (AARC).
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