Advanced Respiratory Therapist - Respiratory Therapy

  • Memorial Medical Center
  • Las Cruces, NM, USA
  • Jun 29, 2020
Counseling Therapy

Job Description

Examines patients with breathing-related conditions and conducts diagnostic testing.  Consults with physicians to develop and implement a treatment plan for the patient.  Performs physiotherapy and other treatments and teaches patients to use medications.

Qualifications

MinimumEducation:  Graduate of a Respiratory Therapy program approved by theNBRC. Minimum WorkExperience A minimum offive years experience as a Respiratory Therapist in a healthcare setting required. Licensure/Certifications   Must be currently licensed by the State of NM as a Respiratory CarePractitioner.  Must beregistered with NBRC (RRT). Basic LifeSupport (BLS)  NeonatalResuscitation Provider (NRP) RequiredSkills Requires criticalthinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimalsupervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and takeappropriate action. Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran

Employment Type

Night shift, 10+ hr/shift, rotate weekends