Respiratory Therapist - Level 2 - PRN
Company: Haywood Regional Medical Center
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Haywood Regional Medical Center
Measures lung capacity and analyzes blood samples using a blood gas
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.
Graduate of an accredited school of Respiratory Therapy
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.
AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) at time of employment.
AHA Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) at time of
AHA Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) within 6 months of
AHA Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) within 6 months of
Note: PALS and NRP not required for Cardiopulmonary Rehab RRTs or
Physician Practice RRTs.
[North Carolina, -United States] -Respiratory Therapist -
Registered Respiratory Therapist
Registered Respiratory Therapist required.
Credentialed with the National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC)
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