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Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Respiratory Therapist Reg Durant (Part Time) in Durant, Oklahoma

Respiratory Therapist Reg Durant (Part Time)

Description

Job Summary: Treat patients (from infants to the elderly) with breathing disorders and other cardiopulmonary conditions. Work closely with physicians and other health care staff to help formulate treatment plans and suggest modifications to those treatment plans as appropriate.

Primary Tasks:

  1. Improve patients’ breathing abilities ranging from people who need regularly scheduled -care such as those with C.O.P.D, to emergency room victims who have had heart attacks or strokes, who must quickly have their breathing restored if they are to survive.

  2. Maintain patient’s ability to breath either through scheduled breathing treatments and oxygen therapy or through artificial ventilation.

  3. Perform the following functions as appropriate for each patient and the situation: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, Ventilator Management, collect Arterial Blood Gases, Tracheal Suctioning, medication administration via nebulizer, Pulmonary Function Testing, pre and post bronchodilator, Sputum collections, Volumetric Exerciser, Heart Monitor Testing, Oxygen administration, Chest physical therapy.

  4. Consult with physicians and other healthcare providers regarding the respiratory and other needs of the patient.

  5. Other duties as may be assigned.

Required Education, Skills and Experience:

MINIMUM

  • Graduate of an AARC approved Respiratory Therapist Program.

  • License in the State of Oklahoma.

  • Current BLS certification.

  • 1 year experience in Ventilator Management from Neonatal to Adult patients.

  • Proficient at Arterial Blood Gas collection.

  • Minimum 3-5 years of hospital experience

TARGET

  • Graduate of an AARC approved Respiratory Therapist Program.

  • Licensed in the state of Oklahoma.

  • Current BLS certification.

  • Able to work independently with accurate and competent skill set, without direct supervision. Prefer 5 years hospital experience.

  • 2 years’ experience in Neonatal to adult Ventilator Management.

  • Excellent Arterial Blood Gas collection skills.

  • 5 years of experience

Job Health Care Services

Primary Location OK-Durant

Work Locations Durant Regional Medical Clinic 1801 Chukka Hina Durant 74701

Organization Health

Schedule Regular

Part-time

Day Job

Req ID: 20004872

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