Respiratory Therapist PRN in Lawrenceburg, TN at Southern Tennessee Regional Health System- Lawrenceburg

Date Posted: 2/14/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Southern Tennessee Regional Health System - Lawrenceburg

Administers respiratory therapy care and life support to patients with deficiencies and abnormalities of cardiopulmonary system, under supervision of a Physician and by prescription.  Performs in addition to routine respiratory care: Electrocardiograms, Halter Monitoring and Scanning, Pulmonary Rehabilitation, attends all C-sections and high risk deliveries of newborn, Arterial Blood Gas sticks, Capillary  sticks, Analyzation of Arterial Blood Gases, Cord Blood Gases, Capillary Blood Gases and Carboxyhemoglobin,  Maintenance and troubleshooting of the Arterial Blood Gas Analyzer, Pulmonary Function Studies, Electroencephalograms, Stress Testing, Cardiac Rehabilitation.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education:
Equivalent from two year college or technical school, or successful completion of AARC approved Certification Program
 
Required Skills:
• Standard patient care equipment, computer documentation and Sleep Lab equipment for services provided. 
• The ability to work well under pressure to function dependently and independently and to be flexible in applying basic Polysomnographic knowledge
 
Licenses / Certifications:
• State of Tennessee RRT or CRT (ABG endorsed) BLS, ACLS, NRP, PALS

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