Registered Respiratory Therapist or Certified Respiratory Therapist

Registered Respiratory Therapist or Certified Respiratory Therapist

Date Posted: March 20, 2013
Department: Respiratory Therapy
Status: PRN - As Needed
Shift: Varies

It is the mission of Graham Health System to provide compassionate, quality health services, in a responsible and charitable manner, to the people and communities we serve. We are the community’s choice for an exceptional healthcare experience. Graham Health System is seeking a great applicant to join our team. Graham Health System offers a great team atmosphere with multiple benefits. Our goal is to provide the very best in healthcare, state-of-the-art equipment, modern facilities, and a caring, compassionate staff, all close to home.  We offer a great team atmosphere with a competitive wage and benefit package for our dedicated employees. Opportunely, we are always in search of great applicants to join our team.

Under general direction, Respiratory Therapists or Certified Thereapist: plan, implement and evaluate diagnostic and therapeutic respiratory services to assist physicians in the diagnosis and management of patients with cardiopulmonary and related disorders; participate actively in the education of patients, students, staff, physicians and themselves; provide technical support for all equipment related to the hospital based practice of Respiratory Therapy; assist with general department functions. Reports to the Supervisor of Respiratory Care Services and Vice President of Patient Services.

The applicant in this position must be a graduate from AMA approved school for respiratory care.  Applicant must possess a current Registered Respiratory therapy license, or Certification as a respiratory care technician, and have CPR Certification.  One year of hospital-based respiratory services preferred. Ability to apply knowledge base of clinical variations.