Respiratory Therapist II

Northside Hospital   •  

Cumming, GA

Industry: Healthcare IT

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 295 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Position Description

The Respiratory Therapist II provides respiratory care for patients in adult and/or neonatal care. Employees may perform ECG, EEG, pulmonary function testing, & bronchoscopy and any other testing as deemed within the scope of practice by national standards.

Position Requirements
REQUIRED:

1. Graduation from an accredited respiratory care program with an Associate’s degree or equivalent and RRT credentialed by the National Board for Respiratory Care.

2. CRT or CRTT that have graduated from an accredited respiratory care program, greater than 5 years’ experience at Northside Hospital and that are not on a Performance Improvement Plan will be allowed to continue employment.

3. Certified in Basic Life Support (BLS) and/or Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP) by the American Heart Association. **NRP is only required when rotating to the NICU or attending deliveries.

4. Maintains proficiency in arterial blood sampling techniques as prescribed by the hospital and/or JCAHO.

License/Certification Requirements: Yes

Job ID #: 79416