Respiratory Therapist - Respiratory Care Services, FT

JOB SUMMARY

Under the supervision of the Respiratory Care Services Medical Director and Department Director, the RCP is responsible for providing Respiratory Care Services within specific physician's orders, department policies and procedures. Provides Respiratory Care Services as outlined in the Respiratory Care Scope of Services at Knox Community Hospital.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

NRP certified, current Pediatrics, Basic Life Support, Emergency intubation (all ages), able to write legibly, extensive walking with bending and stooping, assisting patients in chairs, carts and hospital beds etc. some equipment lifting and supplies approximately up to 50 pounds. Working long hours between meals or breaks. Ability to relate to people and show leadership. Demonstrate and interest in on-going self development and education.

Requirements Include: 
  • Graduate of an AMA-approved School of Respiratory Therapy.
  • NBRC certified Respiratory Technician or NBRC Registered Therapist licensed by the Ohio Respiratory Care Board.
  • Current State of Ohio Respiratory Therapist Licensure.
  • Successful completion of Neonatal Resuscitation certification.
  • BCLS certified.
  • Three or more years of previous experience in all aspects of cardiopulmonary services preferred.
  • BLS CPR certified
Job Specifics
Department: 
Respiratory Care Services
Status: 
Shift: 
8:30 pm - 7:00 am
Average Weekly Hours: 
36 or 12
Contact: 
Employment Specialists
Phone Number: 
740.393.9021 or 740.393.9822
E-Mail Address: 
careers@knoxcommhosp.org
Posting Date: 
Thursday, August 29, 2019