Community Health Systems Respiratory Therapist, Full-Time, Evening Shift, Cardiopulmonary in Clinton, Oklahoma

Description:

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.

Qualifications

Education

High School Diploma or equivalent.

Graduate of a CAAHEP approved RT Program or military equivalent.

Experience

Previous hospital Respiratory Care experience is desirable but not required.

Licenses/Certificates

Current Oklahoma Respiratory Care License (CRT-RRT).

CPR required.

ACLS required within 6 months.

NRP required within 6 months.

PALS preferred but not required.

Job: Respiratory Therapy

Organization: AllianceHealth Clinton

Location: OK-Clinton

Requisition ID: 1825410