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Grace Hospital RESP THERAPIST ASSISTANT in Morganton, North Carolina

JOB SUMMARY: Performs general respiratory care. Maintains supply room and cleans and processes dirty equipment. Must be a second (2nd) year student. Performs other related duties under the supervision of a Licensed Respiratory Care Practitioner.


Education: 2nd Year Student enrolled in an accredited respiratory school. Competency evaluation from the student’s school and a current transcript indicating that GPA is 2.0 or higher ’

Experience: Documented Competency in the procedures assigned to the practitioner.

Other: Excellent human relations and oral/written communication skills, computer skills, and patient care skills. Current CPR certification issued by the American Heart Association (AHA) is required

TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Requires full range of body motion, including handling/lifting patients, manual/finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination. Requires corrected vision/hearing to normal range. Requires standing/walking for extensive periods of time with bending, stooping/stretching. Frequently lift/carry patients and/or items weighing 50 lbs or more.