Respiratory Therapist, Full Time - Cardiopulmonary
Registered Respiratory Therapist preferred, Certified Respiratory Therapist required.
Day shift, rotating schedule, call required after worked days.
Experience working in pulmonary rehab a plus, but not required. Previous clinical experience practicing general Respiratory Therapy with experience in ICU, ER, pediatric, floor care, cardiac stress testing, ABG sampling and analysis, pulmonary function testing, and King of Hearts monitoring preferred.
Staff respiratory therapist is responsible for treating patients with cardio-respiratory problems using a variety of diagnostic and treatment modalities and acts as a resource person for physicians and nurses. Administers a variety of treatments to patients, most of which require operating of respiratory equipment such as humidifiers, aerosol units, ventilators, pulmonary function equipment and blood gas analyzers, as ordered by a physician. Performs resuscitation measures using monitors, defibrillators, hand resuscitators and mechanical respirators.
High school graduate or equivalent. Registered Respiratory Therapist Credential (RRT) or Certified Respiratory Therapy Technician (CRTT). Must become ACLS, NRP and BLS certified within six months of hire. Licensed to practice Respiratory Therapy in the State of Oregon.
Wage DOE and license/registration.
Benefited position after 500 worked hour introductory period is met.
An unbelievable Benefits Package awaits you:
Medical, dental, vision coverage 90/10 split. Life insurance. Short and long-term disability, paid time off (PTO), 7 paid holidays, long term sick bank, pension with 6% contribution, 403b voluntary pension, flexible spending accounts, employee discount for hospital services, bereavement leave, retention bonus, education opportunities, jury duty compensation, service awards, moving assistance may be available, air ambulance membership, AFLAC, tuition assistance, gym membership, EAP, free parking, potential recruitment sign on funds. AND amazing people to work with!!!
The fun is limitless: Hiking, kayaking, fishing, hunting, camping, downhill and cross country skiing, mountain biking, archery, bird watching, hang gliding, rock hounding, rodeo, 4-H, County fair, community garden, hot springs galore and more!!!
We would love to welcome you to Lakeview!
To apply; please fill out an application, submit a cover letter and resume. Include gaps in employment and reasons for separation.
Pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check upon conditional job offer required.
Lake Heath District is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, considers individuals for employment according to their abilities and performance. Employment decision are made without regard to race, age, religion, color, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other classification protected by law. All employment requirements mandated by local, state, and federal regulations will be observed.
Position Type : Full Time
Shift : Day
Ref Code: 4300
700 South J Street
Lakeview, Or 97630
Phone: 5419472114 x230
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