Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)
Healthcare - Allied Health
Hackensack, New Jersey
- 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.
- 1 year of Registered Respiratory Therapist experience within a hospital-setting is required
- Respiratory Therapist license
- National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) Registry
- BLS Certification Required
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