The certified respiratory therapist maintains a broad knowledge of respiratory care theory, principles and applications. This broad knowledge coupled with his/her clinical, technical, administrative, communicative and outcome monitoring skills will be used to provide delivery of effective respiratory care for the patients at FMC. Responsible to enhance the respiratory care knowledge and skill levels of Cardiopulmonary Services, Nursing Services and other allied health personnel.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS (including required licenses/certifications, education and job knowledge/experience):
Current FL license as a Registered Respiratory Therapist
Current BLS Certification
Possess a minimum of one year clinical experience in respiratory care at an TJC accredited hospital
Broad knowledge in pediatric through geriatric respiratory care to include therapeutics and diagnostics
Effective oral and written communication skills
Job: Respiratory Therapy
Primary Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Facility: Florida Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Rotate
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