Respiratory Care Practitioner - Respiratory Therapy
Full Time - 3 12-hour shifts & every other weekend
Sellersville, PA 18960
The Respiratory Care Practitioner provides approved Respiratory Care cervices to Grand View Health inpatients and outpatients. The Respiratory Care Practitioner also has additional responsibilities in Pulmonary Rehab. The Respiratory Care Practitioner provides diagnostic, rehabilitation, therapeutic, emergency and life support services for patients experiencing respiratory compromise.
Performs safely and accurately all competencies itemized as Respiratory Care services for neonate, infants, children, adolescent, adult and geriatrics.
Adheres to hospital infection control guidelines, safely and accurately processing Respiratory Care equipment for proper cleanings and/or sterilizing.
Maintains patient Respiratory Care charting according to medical record guidelines to ensure complete record of care delivered.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
Associate's degree from an accredited respiratory therapy program. See regs for qualifications for individuals who were licensed prior to 2002.
Over 1 to 3 years in a hospital setting preferred.
Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC), upon hire, required.
Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC), upon hire, required.
Licensed by the Pennsylvania State Board of Medicine (or PA State Board of Osteopathic Medicine) as a Respiratory Therapist, upon hire, required.
Basic Life Support (BLS) upon hire required.
Grand View Health is an equal opportunity employer.
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