Respiratory Therapist

Impresiv Health

Respiratory Therapist

Bemidji, MN
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    CONTRACT RESPIRATORY THERAPIST

    GENERAL JOB DUTIES:

    TYPES OF PROCEDURES REQUIRED:

    • VENTILATOR MGMT
    • NEBULIZER TX'S
    • EKG'S
    • BIPAP/CPAP
    • BEDSIDE SPIROMETRY

    EQUIPMENT UTILIZED IN THE UNIT/DEPT:

    • DRAGER VENTS
    • RESPIRONICS BIPAP/CPAP
    • SMART VEST
    • MICRONEBS
    • MORTARA EKG CARTS
    • COMPUTERIZED CHARTING
    • PYXIS SYSTEM

    REQUIRED SKILLS AND MINIMUM YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

    1. COMPETENCY IN CARE/TREATMENT OF ALL AGES
    2. EFFECTIVE EQUIPMENT SKILLS (LISTED ABOVE)
    3. COMMUNICATION EFFECTIVELY
    4. PT CARES
    5. ABILITY TO PRIORITIZE DAILY DUTIES.

    SPECIFIC LICENSURES AND CERTIFICATIONS/REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED:

    ARRT, CRT, BLS, ACLS, etc

    GRADUATE OF ACCREDITED APPROVED PROGRAM FOR RESPIRATORY CARE WITH MINNESOTA LICENSURE.. BLS, ACLS, NRP

    SHIFT OR SCHEDULE REQUIREMENTS:

    DAYS AND NIGHTS. BOTH 8 AND 12 HOUR SHIFTS WITH ROTATING WEEKENDS

    FLOATING TO OVER UNITS/DEPARTMENTS. (If so, to which units/departments?)

    WILL BE REQUIRED TO WORK ALL DEPTS/AREAS WITHIN THE HOSPITAL-ED, ICU, MED. SURG, PEDS, OB, AND FAMILY CARE AREAS

    BED SIZE/NUMBER OF ROOMS FOR THIS UNIT/DEPT.

    117 UNIT/DEPARTMENT SPECIFIC TRAINING AND ORIENTATION PROGRAM:

    BASIC INTRODUCTION TO HOSPITAL SPECIFICS, FLOOR LAYOUTS,EQUIPMENT STORAGE AREAS, PT CARES AREAS, RESPIRATORY CARE DEPT., REVIEW OF HOSPITAL POLICY AS WELL AS DEPT POLICY. BRIEF COMPUTER TRAINING.

    ADDITIONAL COMMENTS:

    Needs to have excellent PT assessment skills, ability to work with diversified cultures. Honesty and integrity.