Reg Respiratory Therapist PRN
Company: Maria Parham Health
Posted on: November 19, 2023
Maria Parham HealthWho We Are:People are our passion and
purpose. Come work where you are appreciated for who you are not
just what you can do. With 205 licensed beds, Maria Parham Health
is equipped for every health care need one can encounter. We are
fully licensed by Joint Commission, the College of American
Pathologists, and Rated Highest in Patient Safety from
Leapfrog.Where We Are:Henderson offers a great outdoors, including
the region's largest lake, providing endless hours of fun boating,
fishing, skiing and camping. Throw in great golfing, hunting and
two fantastic recreational organizations and you may find yourself
having a hard time deciding what to do next!Why Choose Us: - Health
(Medical, Dental, Vision) and 401K Benefits for full-time employees
- Competitive Paid Time Off, PTO cash out, and PTO donation
programs - Employee Assistance Program - mental, physical, and
financial wellness assistance - Loan Repayment and Tuition
Reimbursement/Assistance for qualified applicants - Robust employee
recognition and awards programs - And much more---Position
Summary:Examines patients with breathing-related conditions and
conducts diagnostic testing. -Consults with physicians to develop
and implement a treatment plan for the patient. -Performs
physiotherapy and other treatments and teaches patients to use
medications.Reports to: Respiratory Manager
- Measures lung capacity and analyzes blood samples using a blood
- Delivers and assesses response to ordered therapy per plan of
care. Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition as
- Evaluates respiratory care policies and procedures based on
patient outcomes, current research, and best practices.
- Responds to codes and calls for emergent assistance. Assesses
patient condition and delivers appropriate treatment.
- Educates the patient and family about the patient's illness and
provides information about community support groups and other
- Monitors, receives, stocks, and distributes respiratory care
supplies and medical gas cylinders.
- Maintains storage areas with required supply levels and
- Disassembles, cleans, and sterilizes equipment, and performs
preventative maintenance and calibration of machines.
- Calibrates ventilators, disassembles, and cleans, tags and bags
- Draw ABG's, bubble CPAP for infants, aerosol therapy, MDI
therapy, Pulse oximetry, ETCO2 monitoring, oxygen therapy, CPT,
BIPAP's, Ventilators (adult, pediatric, infant) EEG's and Pulmonary
- Uses computer system to enter orders, document therapy, order
supplies and charge for therapy administered.
- other duties as assigned.
Graduate of a Respiratory Care Program of Study for an Advanced
Practice Level Respiratory Therapist, with an A. A.S. degree, or
Certification of Graduation.Certifications: -Basic Life Support
(BLS) required. Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) and
Pediatric Advanced Life Support required within six (6) months from
hire. Neonatal Resuscitation Provider (NRP) is preferred.Licenses:
Registered or Certified Respiratory Therapist license is required.
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the
ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a
stressful environment and take appropriate action. -Maria Parham
Health is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an
individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender,
gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual
orientation, or veteran status.
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