Respiratory Therapy

EKG Tech

Type: PRN
Education: EKG Certification is desired but not required. High school diploma or equivalent is required. BLS, Intermediate Arrthymia, and 12 LEAD EKG class is required, ACLS is desired.
Hours: Varied
Experience: Pleasant personality and ability to work independently. Knowledge of EKG
Skills: Problem resolution, continuous quality improvement, quality assurance and data result documentation. Proficiency in verbal communication crucial to this discipline.
Description:

This position is responsible for greeting clients in a polite professional manner, answering the phone and VOCERA in a pleasant and professional manner, processing paperwork and properly performing EKGs.  Plus other duties as assigned by the director of supervisor.

RRT/CRT

Type: PRN
Education: Holds a current national credential for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) through the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC). Holds a current Tennessee Registered Respiratory Therapist license. Holds a current BLS card. ACLS, PALS and NRP are desired, but not required for initial hire.
Hours: Varied
Experience: Hospital experience with medical/surgical and critical care patients preferred.
Skills: See Respiratory Care competency skills list. Additional skills in ECG and other diagnostic procedures will be verified upon completion of departmental orientation.
Description:

This position is responsible for providing professional respiratory care through assessment, clinical judgement, treatment and instruction to any population group in need.  The position is also responsible for providing certain cardiac and diagnostic procedures that will assist in providing quality care to the patient. 

Type: FT
Education: Holds a current national credential for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) through the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC). Holds a current Tennessee Registered Respiratory Therapist license. Holds a current BLS card. ACLS, PALS and NRP are desired, but not required for initial hire.
Hours: 7a-7p & 7p-7a, Varied
Experience: Hospital experience with medical/surgical and critical care patients preferred.
Skills: See Respiratory Care competency skills list. Additional skills in ECG and other diagnostic procedures will be verified upon completion of departmental orientation.
Description:

This position is responsible for providing professional respiratory care through assessment, clinical judgement, treatment and instruction to any population group in need.  The position is also responsible for providing certain cardiac and diagnostic procedures that will assist in providing quality care to the patient.