Certified Registered Respiratory Therapist - McLeod Health Cheraw
This job consists of direct patient care and the provision of Respiratory Care procedures in all areas within the facility. The Respiratory Therapist also evaluates patient care and makes recommendations when needed.
PRN (hours as needed).
Services may include, though are not limited to, arterial blood gases, pulmonary function tests including plethysmography, mechanical ventilation, airway care, neonatal regional transport, attendance at high risk deliveries, oxygen therapy, aerosolized medical delivery, bronchia hygiene, and patient and family education. Respiratory Care Services are performed in the department, at the patient's bedside, or any other area within the medical center.
Education/ Qualifications Required
- Minimum of an Associate’s degree in Respiratory Care from an accredited school
- Certified Respiratory Therapist
- Respiratory Care practitioner by the SC Board of Medical Examiners
- BLS, ACLS, PALS and NRP certifications must be completed within 3 months of hire and/or graduation date for adult care therapists
2 years or more experience in Respiratory Care preferred.