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Rady Children's Hospital San Diego Respiratory Therapist II- Respiratory Department in San Diego, California

POSITION DETAILS:

Schedule: Nights, 12 hour shifts

FTE: 72 hours per two week pay period

JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for assessment, diagnostic and therapeutic interventions affecting the cardiopulmonary system for both children and adults. Selects and administers the appropriate care, taking into consideration the age, development level and size of the patient. Provides a caring relationship that facilitates health and healing. Should be able to identify own limitations and seek appropriate resources, as needed.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Associate's Degree (minimum) in Respiratory Therapy or a diploma from a NBRC certified Respiratory Therapist Program

Bachelor's Degree (preferred)

1 year of experience

CA Respiratory Care Practitioner License

Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) certification

BLS for Healthcare Providers, issued by AHA

PALS certification (Issued by American Heart Association Provider)

NRP certification

For Pulmonary Function Lab Specialist - CPFT required within 6 month of hire

RT I to RT II after 6 months and successful completion of New Graduate Residency Program

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor's Degree in Respiratory Therapy

3 years of experience

Neonatal Pediatric Specialist, NPS

Asthma Educator Certification

Previous pediatric experience

Bilingual

For Pulmonary Function Lab Specialist - 1+ year Pulmonary Lab experience; NRP not required for Pulmonary Staff

EOE including disability/vet

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