Company: Piedmont Healthcare Corporate
Location: Stone Mountain
Posted on: January 17, 2022
Piedmont's promise is to make a positive difference in every
life we touch. Founded in 1905, Piedmont Healthcare is a private,
not-for-profit organization with more than 23,000 employees
providing safe, convenient and high-quality care across 15
hospitals and more than 600 urgent care, quick care and physician
practice locations. Are you looking to grow your career with an
Award winning Healthcare System? Come join the Piedmont Family. JOB
PURPOSE: Performing patient assessments, general respiratory care
procedures and protocols, critical care procedures in adult care
areas, blood gas analysis, maintenance and management of all
equipment and patient education. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Performs
basic patient assessments. 2. Performs advanced patient
assessments. 3. Ensures documentation. 4. Administers medication.
5. Proficient in arterial blood gas/ co-oximetry, interpreting and
reporting of results. 6. Inserts, maintains, and documents arterial
lines per protocol. 7. Ensures basic airway management and
clearance. 8. Ensures advanced airway management and clearance. 9.
Initiates, monitors and manages invasive mechanical ventilation.
10. Initiates, monitors and manages non-invasive positive pressure
ventilation. 11. Performs special procedures. 12. Safeguards
patient care equipment and maintains fiscal responsibility 13.
Contributes to quality and outcomes. 14. Functions as preceptor
piedmontblast IND789 GD MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED: Associates
Degree in Respiratory Therapy Sciences MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
None. MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW: Credentialed
by the National Board for Respiratory Care as a Registered
Respiratory Therapist (RRT) and Licensed by the State of Georgia
under the Composite State Board of Medical Examiners. ADDITIONAL
QUALIFICATIONS: Current certifications in BCLS, ACLS. Must be
actively practicing and maintaining all required competencies. One
(1) year of experience in performing professional respiratory
duties preferred. PandoLogic. Keywords: Respiratory Therapist,
Location: Stone Mountain, GA - 30083
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