Respiratory Therapist - FT - 0217/0249

Job Description

Under the supervision of the Respiratory Services Medical Director and Department Director, the Respiratory Therapist is responsible for providing respiratory care services in accordance with specific physician’s orders, department policies and procedures. Clients served are predominately adults and geriatrics, but adolescents/pediatrics and neonate/infants will occasionally be treated.

Requirements

Regulatory Requirements:
Must be CRT or RRT licensed 
3 years of Acute Care ICU experience
ER Experience preferred
Language Skills: Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.  Additional languages preferred. Strong written and verbal skills.  Basic computer knowledge.  Ability to use ABG machine, ventilators, IPPB, EKG, treadmills, bedside PF screeners. Ability to perform chest PT.
Physical Demands:  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position without compromising client care.

Date Posted:
1/7/2015
Location:
Dallas Regional Medical Center
Mesquite, Texas
Type:
Full-Time
Education Level:
2-Year Degree
Required Travel:
N/A
Category:
Respiratory Therapy
Relevant Experience:
1-3 Years