Job ID: 105265257

Job Summary
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description

Full-Time Opportunity - Day or Night Position available

Job Summary
Under the supervision of the Cardiopulmonary Services Medical Director and Department Manager, the Respiratory Therapist is responsible for providing cardiopulmonary care services in accordance with specific physician’s orders, department policies and procedures.

Essential Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Administers respiratory therapy treatments, understands purpose of each treatment and possible side effects.
  • Sets-up and monitors mechanical ventilators and the associated critical care duties required for such treatment.
  • Assesses patient pain interfering with optimal level of function, or participation in rehabilitation.
  • Performs arterial punctures to obtain arterial blood samples for blood gas analysis.
  • Completes documentation pertinent to patient medical record in a timely manner.


Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Graduate of an AMA-approved School of Respiratory Therapy.
  2. Current Wyoming Respiratory Therapist license.
  3. Credentialed by the National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC).
  4. Ability to use ABG machine, ventilators, IPPB, EKG, treadmills, bedside PF screeners.
  5. Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  6. Excellent customer service skills.
  7. Basic computer knowledge.



Sheridan Memorial Hospital is an equal opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here.
 

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Sheridan Memorial Hospital

Welcome to Sheridan Memorial Hospital... For over 100 years, Sheridan Memorial Hospital has been serving our community. Licensed for 88 beds, Sheridan Memorial Hospital is a progressive, state-of-the-art facility located along the valley of the eastern slope of the Big Horn Mountains in beautiful Sheridan, Wyoming. With sophisticated...
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