2112 Forum Pkwy, Bedford, TX 76021

RESPIRATORY THERAPIST

  • PRN
  • Job Responsibilities / Position Information for the Respiratory Therapist include:
  • Competent and proficient in the delivery of all Respiratory Care procedures outlined in the institutional and departmental manual.Administer medications and provide treatment to the resident based on the physician orders.Must be able to identify changes in the resident’s condition and evaluate the resident’s respiratory requirements.Strong focus assessment skills as well as detailed documentation proficiency is a must.Must be able to evaluate and participate in the development of the Resident Plan of Care.Respiratory therapist must be able to conduct and prescribe treatments of a routine nature which include suctioning, trach dressing change, Passy-Murie Valve education, CPAP and BIPAP set up with monitoring, and other modalities associated with respiratory care.Must be able to make appropriate recommendations for changes or modification for interdisciplinary patient therapy.Orientate and in-service with a detailed skill check off, all new employees, nursing staff, and others on the departmental standards of respiratory care.Must be competent and able to take a lead during Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation.Must be able to push, pull, moved and/or lift a minimum of 25 pounds and/or carry such weight a minimum distance of 50 feet.
  • Knowledge / Experience:
  • At least 1 year of experience
  • Licensure / Certifications:
  • Current Respiratory Therapist licenseACLS

Job Category: Respiratory Therapist
Job Type: PRN
Job Location: Bedford Forum Parkway Texas

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