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Baptist Memorial Health Care Therapist-Respiratory Certified in Jonesboro, Arkansas

Job Responsibilities

Assesses the patient

Develops the plan of care.

Implements the plan of care.

Evaluates the plan of care.

Administers medications as prescribed.

Provides patient, family, and/or significant other health teaching/education.

Participates in activities designed to improve health care delivery.

Communicates/collaborates with others in providing patient care.

Provides clinical leadership.

Supports life long learning.

Completes assigned goals

Job Summary

Provides respiratory care using critical thinking skills learned and refined through education and experience as a Respiratory Therapist. Demonstrates these skills by successfully completing examinations administered by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) and earning the credential CRT. Provides a caring relationship that facilitates health and healing. Performs other job duties as assigned

Education

Description

Minimum Required

Preferred/Desired

State licensure and/or "CRT" credential in accordance to the National Board of Respiratory Care.

Current state license.

Experience

Description

Minimum Required

Preferred/Desired

Recent clinical respiratory care experience (hospital, home care, skilled nursing facility) and/or previous respiratory care practice.

Current state license.

1 year hospital experience.

Licensure

Description

Minimum Required

Preferred/Desired

Successful completion of entry level exam for RCPs. Prefer someone who is eligible to sit for the NBRC advanced practitioner exam for RRT.

BLS;CRT

ACLS

BOT Position Code #: 4358

Day Shift: No

Night Shift: Yes

Department Name: JO Respiratory Thera

External Company Name: Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation

External Company URL: http://www.baptistonline.org

Street: 4800 E. Johnson Ave.

Overview and Responsibilities:

Job Responsibilities

Assesses the patient Develops the plan of care. Implements the plan of care. Evaluates the plan of care. Administers medications as prescribed. Provides patient, family, and/or significant other health teaching/education. Participates in activities designed to improve health care delivery. Communicates/collaborates with others in providing patient care. Provides clinical leadership. Supports life long learning. Completes assigned goals

Job Summary

Provides respiratory care using critical thinking skills learned and refined through education and experience as a Respiratory Therapist. Demonstrates these skills by successfully completing examinations administered by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) and earning the credential CRT. Provides a caring relationship that facilitates health and healing. Performs other job duties as assigned

Qualifications:

Education

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired

State licensure and/or "CRT" credential in accordance to the National Board of Respiratory Care.

Current state license.

Experience

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired

Recent clinical respiratory care experience (hospital, home care, skilled nursing facility) and/or previous respiratory care practice.

Current state license.

1 year hospital experience.

Licensure

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired

Successful completion of entry level exam for RCPs. Prefer someone who is eligible to sit for the NBRC advanced practitioner exam for RRT.

BLS;CRT

ACLS

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