Responsible for the pulmonary care of critical, non-critical, and chronically ill adult, pediatric, and neonatal patients under the direction of a physician with minimal supervision. Performs patient assessments and institutes respiratory care plans. Performs carious technical and diagnostic respiratory therapy procedures in all areas of the hospital.
* A. Education/Skills:
* Completion of an AMA accredited Respiratory Therapy Program.
* B. Experience:
* C. License, registrations, or Certifications
* Licensed by the National Board of Respiratory Care as a Registered Respiratory Therapist * Licensed by the State of Louisiana * Maintain current BLS certification