Respiratory Therapist - Nexus Specialty Hospital PRN

Job Information

Description

 

  • Provides theory backed evidence based patient and family education.

  • Follows verbal and written orders from physicians in administering drugs and medications to the cardiopulmonary system of patients.

  • Documents complete patient assessment upon admission within the time frame per policy and initiates plan of care.

  • Develops effective treatment plans.

  • Evaluates treatment program, results and takes appropriate action.

  • Performs assessments of Arterial Blood gases, Pulmonary Function testing, EKG and chest x-rays.

  • Performs interpretation of Arterial Blood gases, Pulmonary Function testing, EKG and chest x-rays. 

Location
Shenandoah, TX
Position Reports To
Director of Respiratory Therapy

Job Requirements

Experience

Three years as a Registered or Certified Respiratory Therapist with experience in the environment and level of core in which performing duties including up to mechanical ventilation experience.

Education Required

Graduate from an AMA accredited Respiratory Therapy Program.
Current Certified Respiratory Care Practitioner license in the State of Texas
CRT/RRT Required.
Basic Life Support- American Heart Association
Advance Life Support- American Heart Association

Contact Information

Kiran Ali
Phone: None
Fax:
Category: clinical | Sub Category: respiratory