The Staff Respiratory Therapist provides respiratory patient care services and/or support activities appropriate to ages served. Participates in the delivery and acts as a resource person for the technical aspects of respiratory care to ensure safe, competent, effective, and compassionate administration of prescribed care in keeping with the values and missions of St. Mary's.
Licensure/Certification/Registration: Must maintain a Respiratory Care Practitioner License in the State of Georgia. Membership in a professional organization preferred. A Registry Eligible Therapist must obtain Registry within 3 months of hire date. If Registry status is not obtained within 3 months of hire date, or if current Registry status is not maintained, loss of position as Registered Respiratory Therapist may result.
Education: Must be a graduate of an accredited Respiratory Care Program and be a Registered Respiratory Therapist. Associate or Bachelor's Degree preferred. Must maintain current BLS and NRP.
Experience: One year of clinical respiratory therapy experience is preferred. Will accept new registry eligible graduate.
Special Qualifications: Must possess a professional knowledge of all aspects of respiratory care provided for patients of all ages with the ability to assess and implement complex respiratory care modalities.
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