Location: Dayton, OH

Respiratory Therapist Adult/Peds

13 weeks RRT needed

Responsibilities Include:
1. Ensures accurate and complete Physician prescription. Compares prescription requests with medical record order form and ensures information is complete. Clarifies any discrepancies with Physician.
2. Provides patient/significant other with respiratory education. Explains treatment, tests and equipment uses.
3. Provides prescribed respiratory therapy. Performs bedside vital capacity, inspiratory force; peak flow measurements; administers various oxygen concentrations; aerosol medication devices and mechanical ventilators; supervises oxygen supported ambulation; performs chest physical therapy (cupping and coughing); provides nasotracheal or artificial airway suctioning; performs intubation; performs arterial blood gas puncture and delivers for analysis; documents all activities and patient outcomes/responses per policy and procedure.
4. Maintains mechanical ventilators and respiratory therapy equipment. Tests ventilators for functioning of monitors, oxygen blenders, alarms and leaks. Conducts quick extended and/or short self test on ventilators. Remedies leaks and replaces defective equipment; troubleshoots mechanical problems by performing minor repairs and calibrations. Reports major equipment problems to management.
5. Performs related duties, as required.

Qualifications

  • Completion from an accredited respiratory therapist program, required.
  • Registered as a Respiratory Therapist (RRT) from the National Board of Respiratory Care, required.
  • Licensed as a Respiratory Therapist (RT) in OH State, required.
  • Advanced or Basic Life Support certification, required.

Please contact me directly for more information

Crystal Ray

Crystal.Ray@sunbeltstaffing.com

(813) 792-3406

Respiratory - Registered Respiratory Tech Travel 6 days ago

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