Sep 17, 2020

RESPIRATORY THERAPIST RRT

  • Salina Regional Health Center
  • United States

Job Description

  • POSITION SUMMARY
    • Position Summary:
      • This position is responsible for independently performing respiratory care procedures which requires the ability to interpret physician orders, assess patient needs, deliver prescribed therapy and evaluate patient response. This includes invasive procedures that may be performed with minimal supervision and minor assistance in patient care units and critical care areas. Therapists will serve in a consulting role by communicating suggestions to other members of the clinical team regarding the respiratory care delivered to patients in all areas of the hospital. The position requires the ability to respond promptly to changes in workload and make adjustments in assignments as needed to achieve optimal productivity, efficacy and quality patient care.
  • POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
    • Minimum Education
      • Associate's Degree in Respiratory Care from an accredited program
    • Minimum Experience
      • One year Respiratory Care experience preferred
    • Required Registration/License/Certification
      • Current Kansas respiratory therapy license
      • Registered Respiratory Therapist credential from the NBRC
      • Basic Life Support certification from either American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Health Care Provider or Basic Life Support (American Heart Association-Health Care Provider) successfully completed within the first 90 days of employment.