Respiratory Therapist (342)

Posted: Nov 28, 2017

  • Category Other
  • Department Respiratory Therapy
  • Schedule Part-time / 16 hours per week (.04 FTE)
  • Shift Afternoons

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY

A professional who is able to meet the needs of patients of all ages physically, socially, and emotionally. Must be able to accept responsibility for assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating care for patients. Is responsible for own personal and professional growth, providing care within the employee's scope of practice in accordance with the Illinois Respiratory Care Practice Act.

Qualifications

Education/Experience: registered Respiratory Therapist by NBRC (verification required); Minimum five years experience preferred

Licensure/ Certification: Unencumbered Illinois State License (Respiratory Care Practitioner); Current Health Care Provider CPR Certification; NRP Certification within first year of employment

Other Knowledge / Skills: Basic Respiratory Care Therapies and Services