Job Opportunity Details

Job ID Specialty Geographic Location City State Recruiter
2281810 Respiratory Therapy Davenport NY KA Recruiting

Company Name: KA Recruiting
Recruiter Name: Alisha Dynan
Contact Phone: 617-746-2742

Job Title: Registered Respiratory Therapist

In HouseID:
KM
Recruiter Email: alisha@ka-recruiting.com

Job Description

This is a Respiratory Therapy Opportunity Only!

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(Only QUALIFIED Healthcare Professionals accepted) Respiratory Therapy - Full-time Registered Respiratory Therapist needed at a top facility in New York!

Job Summary:
Administers respiratory therapy treatment as ordered by physician.

Job Qualifications:
* Education - Must be a graduate of an approved school of respiratory therapy.
* Experience - One to two years' experience preferred
* Knowledge|Skills|Abilities - Previous hospital experience preferred
* Physical Requirements - Standing and|or moving through facility 80 to 90 % of shift. Must be able to lift up to 35 lbs.
* Licenses|Certifications - Must be registered, certified or eligible. Must possess current NYS respiratory license. CPR, and ACLS required.

Essential Functions:
- Responsible for the safe and effective administration of physician prescribed medications, knowing their indications and contraindications.
- Knows and follows the policy and procedures in administering: SVN, IS, CPT, Accapella.
- Sets up and monitors oxygen administration via cannula, mask, NRB, venture mask, etc. as prescribed by physician.
- Performs arterial punctures using radial, brachial and femoral sites independently. Draws off arterial lines to obtain sample for blood gas analysis.
- Is a member of the" CODE TEAM" responding to arrest situations. May be expected to perform CPR (compression). Must be certified in CPR annually.
- Inserts requested hemodynamic (Arterial) lines and troubleshoots any problems that may occur.
- Responsible for the set-up, safety check, monitoring and troubleshooting of mechanical ventilators.
- Responsible for the set-up, monitoring, and troubleshooting of hospital BIPAP and CPAP units.
- Properly documents all necessary information in the hospital's McKesson computer system, such as but not limited to pre|post assessments, ventilator checks, patient education, etc.
- Performs all aspects of artificial airway care, including NT suctioning and assisting physician with intubation.
- Is familiar with ABG machines. Runs controls, calibrations, performs simple troubleshooting and knows procedure to follow when machine is not working properly.
- Familiar with measuring devices to include, but not limited to, pulse oximeter, Wrights respirometer, PEAK Flow meters.

Offering competitive compensation and benefits including medical, dental, & vision insurance, fitness membership, company paid life insurance, 401k retirement plan, PTO, and more!!
For more information, please submit your resume for review or email it to me directly: katherine@ka-recruiting.com




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