Under medical supervision, evaluates, treats and manages acutely ill patients of all ages with abnormalities, deficiencies, and/or failure of the cardio-pulmonary system.
Graduate of an AMA approved training program in Respiratory Therapy.
Previous clinical experience preferred.
Licenses and Certifications:
Required Knowledge and Skills:
Strong professional, organizational, and interpersonal skills to effectively relate with all members of the healthcare team. Strong customer service skills.
Works in hospital environment. Possible exposure to infectious disease.
Daily potential for exposure to blood and/or body fluids.
Sitting - Rarely
Kneeling/Stooping - Rarely
Reaching above shoulder, at waist or below waist - Occasionally
Lifting/Pushing or Pulling up to 40 pounds -
Lifting/Pushing or Pulling over 40 pounds - Rarely
Typing/Filing - Rarely
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.