Midshift (11am-11pm) and rotating every third weekend and every other holiday
Provides respiratory therapy procedures throughout all areas of the hospital as ordered by the physician. Responds to Code Blue, Rapid Response, trauma alerts and other appropriated requests for quick action. Initiates and maintains ventilators and noninvasive equipment. Interacts with other teams in the hospital to improve the quality of care provided to the patient.
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Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position.
Preferred or Specialized
Not required to perform the essential functions of the position.
Certified/Registry eligible Respiratory Therapist as recognized by the National Board for Respiratory Care. Bachelors/Associate Degree
2 years preferred of clinical experience
Current BCLS certification or obtain within 30 days
Current licensure in good standing to practice as an RCP in Iowa
Current NBRC certificate
ACLS, PALS, and NRP within 6 months
Writes, reads, comprehends and speaks English
Basic computer knowledge in order to chart in the EMR
Critical thinking skills needed to address situations quickly.
Able to communicate and work well with a team of various professionals.
Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.
Child and Adult Mandatory Abuse Reporting training.