Feb 26, 2020Full-time
Great opportunity for a Respiratory Therapist in the south coastal area of Oregon. 12 Hour Night shifts. No Call. Weekends required. Offering Sign On Bonus and Loan Forgiveness for experienced candidates with 3 years or more experience. Responsibilities of the Respiratory Therapist • Assesses patient with respect to pulmonary function/respiratory status • Provides respiratory treatments and utilizes equipment that supports or improves ventilatory function • Evaluates, records, and reports effectiveness of treatments and patient response • Provides patient education regarding treatment, health, and wellness; evaluates patient/family response to teaching • Collaborates with interdisciplinary patient care team regarding plan of care, with focus on impact of patient’s respiratory status on overall condition/progress/health Requirements of the Respiratory Therapist: High school graduate, or equivalent (copy of academic degree or transcript will be required) Licensed as a Respiratory Therapist in the State of Oregon and Registered by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) One year of experience as a Respiratory Therapist in an acute care setting preferred. BLS (AHA) ACLS (AHA); PALS or ENPC (AHA); NRP or willing to obtain within one year About the Facility: This facility offers a comprehensive range of diagnostic and therapeutic services. The hospital's inpatient and outpatient services include medical, surgical, pediatric, critical care, home health, outpatient and acute inpatient psychiatric, oncology, obstetrical, and other specialties.