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Rochester Regional Health Registered Respiratory Therapist in Potsdam, New York

Registered Respiratory Therapist

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Job IDREQ_146591 FACILITYSt Lawrence Health LOCATIONPotsdam, New York


As a Registered Respiratory Therapist, your knowledge, strong attention to detail, compassion and analytical capabilities ensure meaningful, personalized care for each respiratory patient.

STATUS: Full Time

LOCATION: Canton Potsdam Hospital

DEPARTMENT: Respiratory

SCHEDULE: 12.5 Hour, Days


  • Recent acute care experience preferred

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Exceptional customer service


  • Patient Care. Review and evaluate history, physical exams, current vital signs, admission and current respiratory care orders for each patient; advise providers on appropriate respiratory care procedure and techniques

  • Planning & Documentation.Initiate and update respiratory care plan for all patients per department policy and procedure; work collaboratively with other members of the healthcare team to implement the plan of care; monitor and document all pertinent clinical parameters and assessments on all assigned patients; modify treatment techniques based on patient response

  • Education & Communication.Provide and document patient education for therapeutic procedures performed; communicate information regarding patient's clinical status to appropriate members of healthcare team; participate in the instruction and orientation of Respiratory Care team members, students and other allied health professional


LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS CRT - Certified Respiratory Therapist - The National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC); RTT - Respiratory Therapy Technician - New York State Education Department (NYSED)

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTSM - Medium Work - Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects; Requires frequent walking, standing or squatting.

Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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