Respiratory Therapist in Louisburg, NC at Maria Parham Health

Date Posted: 10/19/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Maria Parham Health

Possesses the training and knowledge to perform independent professional respiratory care diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, clinical evaluation of care including the establishment of therapeutic objectives and the review of care based on the age and needs of the patient.     The final and ultimate authority, judgment and clinical decision making are the responsibilities  of the physician.Performs other related duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

-   High School diploma or equivalent.

Clinical experience as provided by the Joint Committee for Respiratory Therapy Education (JCRTE) approved program for Respiratory Care.

Graduate from a JCRTE approved school required and must be licensed by the North Carolina Respiratory Board

Current BCLS certification.   ACLS, PALS and NRP preferred.

Good communications skills.

This position is classified as an OSHA Risk Category I indicating that the job usually involves contact with patients or patient specimens. Exposure to blood, body fluids or tissues is possible during employment, and the employee must follow universal precautions.

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran