Respiratory Therapist - Akron/Cleveland
- - Therapy
- Akron, OH, USA
- Full Time
- Medical, Dental and Vision Healthcare Plans
The respiratory therapist provides respiratory therapy by physician's order according to policy and procedure and completes all related documentation, communication, maintenance and continuing education. Other responsibilities include managing acute and chronic respiratory problems in collaboration with the Hattie Larlham medical director, maintaining appropriate documentation to comply with regulatory agencies and communicating effectively with the medical director, director of nursing, nurses, families/guardians and other members of the interdisciplinary team as appropriate.
This is a a full-time (12-hour) night shift position (6:30pm-7am). Every other weekend and every other holiday is required.
The respiratory therapist maintain a valid license or permit for practicing respiratory therapy, registered respiratory therapist (RPT) by NBRC, current Ohio state license of active status and without disciplinary action and BCLS certification. They must have a diploma from an AMA approved school of respiratory therapy. The respiratory therapist must have the ability to develop unique, adaptive and individualized treatment plans