Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)


Healthcare - Allied Health


Morristown, New Jersey

Employment Type



WCS Healthcare is urgently seeking a Respiratory Therapist for a state of the art health care system in Morris County, NJ!

Compensation : $55 - $55
Job ID : 23431

Job Function:

  • The RRT will provide direct patient care services with specific emphasis on pulmonary function testing and initiation of CPAP devices; support requests for continued supply of durable medical equipment such as oxygen concentrators and nebulizers; assist in training on use of inhalers; set up patients with DME equipment; work closely with physicians.
  • Reviews data in-patient record, including admission and current R.C. orders, patient history, physical exam, PFT values, ABG results, and laboratory data.
  • Set up and maintain respiratory equipment as instructed; Attends department meetings and in-services as instructed.
  • Performs patient assessment in order to monitor effects of therapy provided and documents this assessment in the patient chart.
  • Conducts prescribed therapeutic procedures to achieve and maintain adequate oxygenation, a patent's airway, including maintenance of adequate humidification.
  • Obtain and analyzes ABG's as ordered/ per policy.
  • Follows Department protocols, such as weaning protocol, patient ventilator monitoring, Cuff pressure monitoring, etc.

Job Requirements:

  • 1 year of hospital RRT experience is required
  • Graduate of an AMA accredited Respiratory Therapy program
  • National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) Registry
  • Must have experience with Pulmonary Function Tests (PFTs)
  • BLS Certification Required


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