Community Health Systems Respiratory Therapist-FT in Dade City, Florida
Assists in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of patients with pulmonary disorders. Collects and analyzes sputum, blood, and breath specimens to determine levels of oxygen, carbon dioxide, and other gases. Also measures the lung capacity of a patient to determine if there is impaired function. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a manager.
Requires a credential of Registered Respiratory Therapist or Certified Respiratory Therapist. Must have BLS, ACLS or Advanced Airway training upon hire. Must demonstrate familiarity with standard concepts, practices and procedures within this field. Critical Care experience desired. The night shift therapist works as the sole therapist on duty most of the time. The candidate must be able to work independently.
Job: Respiratory Therapy
Organization: Bayfront Health Dade City
Location: FL-Dade City
Requisition ID: 1731149