Northwest Florida Community Hospital Respiratory Therapist in Chipley, Florida
Under the supervision of the Cardiopulmonary Services Medical Director and Department Director, the Respiratory Therapist is responsible for Providing Cardiopulmonary Care Services in accordance with specific physician's orders, department policies and procedures.
Certificate from an accredited Respiratory Care Program
Associate Degree in Respiratory Therapy Preferred
Minimum is 0-3 months, Graduate Respiratory Therapist, Board eligible
With current State of Florida License.
Licenses, Certifications and/or Registrations:
National Board Registered in Respiratory Care
Current State Of Florida License as a Registered Respiratory Therapist
Specialized Knowledge and Skills:
Basic Computer Knowledge
Ability to use ABG machine, (drawing and analysis), Non-invasive O2 Sat., Ventilators, EKG, 24 hr. Holter Monitor, Treadmill Stress Tests, Pulmonary Function machine, CPAP & BIPAP machines, along with Aerosol delivery devices & perform chest PT & Postural Drainage