Seeking a per diem Respiratory Therapist to perform all respiratory care related duties.
Sets up and administers all routine and complex respiratory therapy procedures and protocols to patients of all ages in all areas of the hospital, particularly in the Emergency Room as prescribed by a physician. Responsible for the application and operation of acute care ventilators used for continuous short term mechanical ventilation of adults, pediatrics, and neonates. Therapists are expected to be self-directed in the absence of the full-time manager, maintain all department records, hospital records, and enters accurate information into the hospital Electronic Health Records (EHR) for the therapy as given.
Requirements: Graduate of Committee on Accreditation of Respiratory Care approved program of Respiratory Care. Registered Respiratory Therapist from the Nation Board of Respiratory Care. Must have current license to practice in the State of Arizona.