Provides professional respiratory care for patients of all ages within an assigned critical care unit and/or floor of a hospital while working alongside other medical staff and pursuant to objectives, policies and mission of the hospital. The Respiratory Therapist is responsible for all respiratory care for patients assigned to him/her by the Pulmonary Medicine Manager and/or Charge Therapist.
Graduate of an AMA approved Respiratory Therapy Program.
Additional certifications include: CPR, ACLS, PALS, AND NRP. CRT or RRT accepted.
Current Louisiana license by the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners.