|Job Title:||Respiratory Care Practitioner|
|Company Name:||JFK Medical|
|Employment Type:||Per Diem|
|Location:||EDISON, NJ, United States|
|Shift Hours/ Days:||11-7 or 7p-7a|
|Shift Details:||works night shift, provides weekend and holiday coverage|
|Degree Required:||High School/GED|
|Date Posted:||Feb 15, 2013|
|Job Category:||Rehab Services|
|Note: Please read the complete description below before applying for this job.|
Responsibilities include the assessment, education and acute and chronic care of patients with cardio-pulmonary diseases. Core responsibilities include patient assessement and education, medication delivery, oxygen therapy, arterial blood gas sampling and analysis and ventilator management of patients of all ages.Work Experience::
3 years of acute care experience preferred.
2 years of adult critical care experience preferred.
1 year of pediatric acute care experience preferred.
Education::Graduate of an accredited program in Respiratory TherapyTechnical / Equipment::
Experience with adult intubation preferred.
Experience with the following equipment preferred: AVEA ventilator, V-60 and Vision BIPAP devices, N-600 Pulse Oximeter and Rapidpoint ABG analyzer.
Licensure / Certification / Special Skills::
Current N.J. State Board of Respiratory Care License / NBRC Registered Respiratory Therapist required / PALS Certified within 1 year required / Excellent communication, team building
Weekend and/or Holiday Rotation may be required.