Respiratory Therapist (Casual Status)

Duluth, MN
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Jan 23, 2018
Job Type
Building Location: St Marys Medical Center

Department: 12760 Respiratory Care Service

Job Description: Provides respiratory care through patient assessment, planning, intervention, education and evaluation. Performs all general and critical care respiratory care procedures and diagnostics on patients ages infant through adult. These duties include but are not limited to; mechanical ventilation, airway management, critical care transport, arterial blood gas puncture, medication delivery, bronchial hygiene, patient assessments and education. The RT exhibits problem solving skills and must function without direct supervision. Position requires high level of customer service skills to establish and enhance positive relationships with patients, co-workers, and others.

Education Qualifications: Graduate from an accredited respiratory care/therapy program

Licensure/Certifications required:
•Current BLS certification
•Excellent assessment skills and the ability to appropriately use Therapist-Driven Protocols.
•Minnesota state licensure with the Board of Medical Practice
•CRT with National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC)
•For new hires after 6/2011: RRT credentialing with NBRC must be completed within 12 months of hire

FTE: 0

Shift Rotation: Day/Eve/Night Rotation (United States of America)

Shift Start Time: Varies

Shift End Time: Varies

Weekends: Varies

Holidays: Yes

Call Obligation: Yes

Union: USWA Technical Workers SMMC (UTECH)

Union Posting Deadline: 07/24/2017 11pm

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