Respiratory Therapist


The Butterfly Garden
Jacksonville, FL 32034
United States

Category
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Accepts NHA Certifications
Yes

Job Description

 

Our facility is seeking to hire a licensed respiratory therapist to add to our ever-expanding staff of competent healthcare professionals help patients who have trouble breathing by providing general and emergency respiratory therapy. This entails assessing patients and performing diagnostic tests to determine the extent of the illness or injury that’s causing it. Strong knowledge of pulmonary function and pulmonary rehabilitation and experience with respiratory equipment are the keys to success in this role.

skills :

.Compassion and a desire to help others

.Patience and ability to teach and train patients

.Deep understanding of infectious control

.Detail oriented

.Good judgement and quick decision making ability

.Verbal communication

.Medical teamwork

.Science and Maths skill

.1 year of experience in respiratory therapy

.associate's Degree in Respiratory Care from an accredited respiratory care program

.Current Registered Respiratory Therapist license in state of practice

Qualifications:

.Associate Degree in Respiratory Therapy required

. 2+ years’ active therapy experience required

. Comprehensive knowledge of therapy procedures for patients ranging from pediatric to geriatric

. Current and valid RRT or CRT license

. Ability to work collaboratively and with minimal supervision

Responsiblities:

.Meeting with and examining patients who have pulmonary diseases, disorders, or complications

.Protecting patients (and other healthcare employees) through stringent protocols

.Training patients how to administer treatments and use equipment on their own

.Operate, maintain, and repair respiratory equipment to ensure proper functioning, cleanliness, and operation

.Perform treatment procedures according to patient needs

.Document patient's respiratory care.

.Making emergency visits to resolve equipment problems when necessary.

.Following specified parameters of treatment.

.Monitoring patient physiological responses to therapy such as arterial blood gases, vital signs or blood chemistry, and lung function changes, and consulting with physicians if there are adverse reactions.
 
 LISA FLOWERS
(904) 834-6915.EMAIL: hr@mybutterflygarden.org 
 
Employer
The Butterfly Garden
Lisa Flower

Jacksonville FL 32034
United States
The Butterfly Garden Lisa Flower