Respiratory Therapist-HME

Respiratory Therapist-HME

Date Posted: November 9, 2021
Department: HME
Status: Full-Time
Hours: 80hrs; 8:30am to 5:00pm; M-F
Shift: 1st Shift

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.

Under general direction, Respiratory Therapists: 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.

This position will work one weekend a month, also open to a weekend program applicant or applicant looking to be on a non-benfit program. There is no call requirements with this position.

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.