Community Health Systems Resp Therapist Reg - PT in Lake Wales, Florida

Description:

Responsible for the administration of pharmacological, diagnostic, and therapeutic agents related to respiratory care procedures necessary to implement treatment, disease prevention, pulmonary rehabilitative, or diagnostic regime prescribed by a physician. The transcription and implementation of the written or verbal orders of a physician pertaining to the practice of respiratory care. Proper assessment, observation and monitoring of signs and symptoms, general behavior, and general physical response to respiratory care treatments and diagnostic testing. Recommend and implement appropriate respiratory care procedures and protocols based on observed abnormalities. Implement changes in treatment pursuant to the written or verbal orders of a physician. The ability to assess and initiate emergency procedures. Collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery to achieve desired patient outcomes. Performs EKG s. Performs all other duties required. --?xml:namespace prefix = "o" /

Qualifications

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Graduate of an Approved Respiratory Therapy Program with a Diploma or AAS Degree

Experience :

Previous experience preferred

Licenses/Certificates:

Licensed by the State of --?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" /FloridaDepartment of Health.

Current BLS certification or obtained during the first 90 day of employment.

ACLS certification recommended

Job: Cardiac Rehabilitation

Organization: Lake Wales Medical Center

Location: FL-Lake Wales

Requisition ID: 1741377