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LICENSED RESPIRATORY THER-U

Department:  RESPIRATORY THERAPY

Job Details

Req Id    66123 
Department    RESPIRATORY THERAPY 
Shift   Nights
Shift Hours Worked    10.50 
FTE    
Work Schedule    HOURLY UNION LPN/TECH 
Employee Status    A1 - Full-Time 
Union  CWA FAXTON - LPN/TECH

Job Summary

Under the supervision of the Respiratory Care Services Medical Director and Clinical Coordinator, the Respiratory Therapist is responsible for providing respiratory care services in accordance with specific physician’s orders, department policies and procedures.

Core Job Responsibilities

  • Demonstrates an understanding of the respiratory care service structure and goals; and actively supports them.
  • Regularly completes physician prescribed respiratory care modalities while demonstrating a conscientious approach in their administration to the patient.
  • Exhibits emotional maturity as evidenced by: Resolving conflicts with staff members on own initiative with minimal intervention by supervisor during the year.
  • Exhibits emotional maturity as evidenced by: Resolving conflicts with staff members on own initiative with minimal intervention by supervisor during the year.
  • Receives report from lead tech/gives report to oncoming lead tech sharing pertinent information.
  • Utilizes appropriate staffing patterns and skill mixes to address continuity and acuity of patients.

Education/Experience Requirements

Required: Graduate of an AMA approved school of respiratory care and/or certified or registered by the NBRC.

Licensure/Certification Requirements

Required: Current NYS respiratory therapist or technician license; BLS/CPR certification

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.


Nearest Major Market: Utica