- Clinton, Missouri
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- Golden Valley Memorial Healthcare
Golden Valley Memorial Healthcare is more than an award-winning health system. Founded in 1972, Golden Valley Memorial Healthcare is a 56-bed, nonprofit hospital located in Clinton, Missouri. We provide whole-person care to our family, friends and neighbors. We pride ourselves on our patient centered care, while maintaining an engaging environment for our staff.
Qualifications and Skills:
Full Benefits including
Responsibilities and Duties:
Under the general supervision of the Manager of Pulmonary Services and department director, the Registered or Certified Respiratory Therapist performs diagnostic and therapeutic procedures ordered by a physician. Duties include medical gas administration, aerosol therapy, obtaining and analyzing blood specimens, performing patient testing, operating and maintaining various types of respiratory and cardiopulmonary equipment, providing mechanical ventilation, maintaining artificial airways, assisting with cardiopulmonary resuscitation, providing patient education, monitoring equipment and patient response to therapy. Additional responsibilities include completing documentation of inpatient and departmental records, cleaning equipment, and maintaining safety and infection control practices.