Respiratory Therapist – Full Time
Being a part of the Central Valley Medical Center Team means that you are
professional, that you are committed to clinical excellence and compassionate
care. You belong to an organization where employees are valued as individuals
and encouraged to practice their specialties in a challenging, exciting,
stable and supportive setting.
Duties for This Position
The Respiratory Therapist works under the direction of the Respiratory
Department Manager and is responsible for providing cardiopulmonary care
services in accordance with specific physician orders and departmental
policies and procedures. Therapists will set up and monitor mechanical
ventilators and perform critical care duties required for treatment, such
as, airway management and tracheal suctioning. Properly cleans and stores
equipment. Documents all pertinent data in the patient’s medical
record. Performs EKG’s treadmill stress tests, newborn hearing screenings,
and sets up holter monitors and sends reports to ordering physician. Always
treats patients and family members of patients with courtesy, respect,
Associates Degree or Bachelor’s Degree from AMA-approved school of
Licensure / Certification
Must hold a state license or certification to practice respiratory therapy
in the state of Utah.
Strong communication skills and independent judgment. Flexibility in demanding
environment. Strong computer capabilities. Must be able to sit or stand
for long periods of time.
All positions are subject to close without notice.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration
for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin,
disability or protected veteran status.