Job Description

Location: Glenwood Regional Medical Center
Posted Date: 7/10/2024
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: $24.07 - $39.34
Department: 4200.53500 RESPIRATORY THERAPY

POSITION SUMMARY

$10,000.00 Sign Bonus (2-year commitment)

Providing Pulmonary care service in accordance with specific physician’s orders, departmental policies, and procedures. Administers respiratory therapy treatments while understanding the purpose of each and possible side effects. Sets up and monitors mechanical invasive and noninvasive ventilators. Performs airway management and tracheal suctioning. Performs capillary and arterial punctures to obtain mixed venous or arterial blood gas analysis and can troubleshoot as well as do maintenance on ABG analyzers and perform EKG's. Work independently in all areas of critical care.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have successfully passed a final examination issued by the National Board for Respiratory Care.
  • Graduate of AMA Respiratory Therapist Program.
  • Registered with the National Board for Respiratory Care with a minimum of CRT with a state LRT license.
  • Knowledge of critical care in a hospital setting.
  • Must maintain a current respiratory license issued by the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners.
  • BLS is required within 30 days of the hire date.
  • All other certifications are due within 90 days of the hire date, i.e., ACLS,

Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.

Salary: $24.07 - $39.34

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