NE - Respiratory Therapist - $85.98 /HR **13 WEEKS** - Fremont

Company: Lighthouse Medical Staffing
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Location: Fremont, USA
JOB DESCRIPTION

Purpose of Job The Respiratory Care Practitioner is responsible for the assessment of respiratory patients with acute and chronic illnesses, to ensure delivery of clinically appropriate respiratory care procedures as prescribed by the medical staff for neonate, pediatric, adolescent and adult patients. Job Requirements Education Associate's of Science Degree with certificate in Respiratory Care required. Bachelor's of Science Degree with a certificate in Respiratory Care preferred. Satisfactory completion of annual mandatory education requirements. License/CertificationsCRT minimum; RRT preferred Registered respiratory therapist (R.R.T.) with the National Board of Respiratory Care within 12 months of accepting the Advanced Practitioner position required. Respiratory Care Practitioner license by the state of Nebraska required. Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification required. Current American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification required. Current American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Cardiac Life Support (PALS) Certification preferred. Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Certification preferred. Experience 3-6 months of on-the-job experience to gain knowledge of hospital policies, procedures and routines required. Skills Requires a high degree of ability and skill in written and verbal communication to accurately relay appropriate and high quality recommendations to other members of the patient care team. Physical Requirements Physical Weight Demands Medium Work - Exerting up to 50 pounds of force. Physical Activity Occasionally

Performed (1%-33%): Climbing Crawling Kneeling Sitting Frequently Performed (34%-66%): Balancing Carrying Crouching Distinguish colors Keyboarding/typing Lifting Pulling/Pushing Repetitive Motions Standing Stooping/bending Twisting Walking Constantly Performed (67%-100%): Fingering/Touching Grasping Hearing Reaching Seeing/Visual Speaking/talking Environmental Hazards Not Related: Explosives (pressurized gas) Electrical Shock/Static Radiation Alpha, Beta and Gamma (particles such as X-ray, Cat Scan, Gamma Knife, etc) Radiation Non-Ionizing (Ultraviolet, visible light, infrared and microwaves that causes injuries to tissue or thermal or photochemical means) Rare (1-33%): Chemical agents (Toxic, Corrosive, Flammable, Latex) Mechanical moving parts/vibrations Occasionally (34%-66%): Biological agents (primary air born and blood born viruses) (Jobs with Patient contact) (Blood or Body Fluid-BBF) Physical hazards (noise, temperature, lighting, wet floors, outdoors, sharps) (more than ordinary office environment) Equipment/Machinery/Tools Overall Competencies Based on the behaviors demonstrated while carrying out the

Shift: Primarily Day shift 7a-7p but could ask for night shift if needed and available to do so. 3 12hr shifts per week/every third weekend

Specialty Type: Cardiopulmonary

Sub Specialties: Respiratory Therapy

Respiratory Certifications : CRT


Employment type: W-2


JOB TYPE
Work Day: Full Time
Salary: Negotiable


JOB REQUIREMENTS
Minimal experience: 3 years



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