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Location:
Rochester, New York
Job category:
Hospital
Position type:
Full-time
Advertiser:
Rochester General Hospital (RGH)

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Respiratory Care Services – Rochester General Hospital (RGH)

SUMMARY

As a Registered Respiratory Therapist, your knowledge, strong attention to detail, compassion and analytical capabilities ensure meaningful, personalized care for each respiratory patient.

STATUS: Full Time

LOCATION: Rochester General Hospital (RGH)

DEPARTMENT: Respiratory Care Services

SCHEDULE: Day/Night

ATTRIBUTES

  • Recent acute care experience preferred
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Exceptional customer service

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Patient Care. Review and evaluate history, physical exams, current vital signs, admission and current respiratory care orders for each patient; advise providers on appropriate respiratory care procedure and techniques
  • Planning & Documentation. Initiate and update respiratory care plan for all patients per department policy and procedure; work collaboratively with other members of the healthcare team to implement the plan of care; monitor and document all pertinent clinical parameters and assessments on all assigned patients; modify treatment techniques based on patient response
  • Education & Communication. Provide and document patient education for therapeutic procedures performed; communicate information regarding patient’s clinical status to appropriate members of healthcare team; participate in the instruction and orientation of Respiratory Care team members, students and other allied health professional

EDUCATION:

AS: Respiratory Therapy (Required)

LICENSES / CERTIFICATIONS:

ACLS – Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support – American Heart Association (AHA), RT – Respiratory Therapist – New York State Education Department (NYSED)

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

M – Medium Work – Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects; Requires frequent walking, standing or squatting.

Any physical requirements reported by a prospective employee and/or employee’s physician or delegate will be considered for accommodations.

Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Minority/Female/Disability/Veterans by a prospective employee and/or employee’s Physician or delegate will be considered for accommodations.

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