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Respiratory Therapist

The Respiratory Therapist provides inpatient and outpatient respiratory treatment modalities.  This includes treadmills, respiratory treatments, pulmonary function tests, EKG’s, holter and event monitors.  He/she assists with emergent and routine care within the inpatient settings, OB and newborn, PACU, and med/surg.

Number of Hours:  Variable (fewer than 15 hours/week on average)

Schedule: Variable schedule and variable on-call hours.

Educational Requirements:  Registered Respiratory Therapist, RRT, ACLS, NRP, and PALS certifications will be required.

Other:  Required to be within 20 minutes range of the hospital when on call.