Registered Respiratory Therapist

Wayne HealthCare - Greenville, OH

 

Department: Cardiopulmonary
Status: Full Time & Part Time
Shift: Midday and Night Shift

Qualifications:

  • Registered Respiratory Therapist
  • Currently licensed to practice in the State of Ohio
  • Current BLS Certification required
  • Previous hospital experience preferred
  • NRP Certification preferred, required within six months
  • ACLS preferred, required within one year

Responsibilities:

  • Perform routine and emergency respiratory therapy procedures, such as complete patient treatment and rounds, start new treatments, set up equipment ordered during shift, perform arterial blood gas studies, maintain ventilator protocol, maintain proficiency in oximeter
  • Respond to cardiac/respiratory arrest and disaster situations
  • Complete EKGs as assigned
  • Demonstrate knowledge to meet needs of population served, neonate to geriatric
  • Complete all necessary patient charge and charting information, maintaining confidentiality
  • Maintain equipment cleaning and testing
  • Participate in C-section deliveries and newborn care
  • Assist with in-service training
  • Possess mechanical aptitude
  • Physically able to perform the functions of the position
  • Maintain all required qualifications for position
  • All other duties as assigned

Wayne HealthCare is a tobacco free facility and as such no longer hires tobacco users.

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