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 Work Experience A minimum of five years experienceas a Respiratory Therapist in a healthcare setting required. Licensure/Certifications   Must be currently licensed by the State of NM as a Respiratory CarePractitioner.  Must be registered with NBRC (RRT). Basic Life Support (BLS)  Neonatal Resuscitation Provider(NRP) Required Skills Requires critical thinking skills,decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must beable to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Certification or completion courses must meet thestandards of Memorial Medical Center. Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran

Employment Type

Day shift, 10+ hr/shift, rotate weekends