Registered Respiratory Therapist - Respiratory Care

  • Froedtert South
  • 6308 8th Avenue Kenosha Wisconsin 53143 United States
  • Posted: Mar 18, 2019
Full-time Allied Health

Job Description

Assists in and performs the following therapeutic and diagnostic regimes: medical gases and environmental control systems, application and monitoring of mechanical ventilator support, artificial airway care, bronchopulmonary hygiene, pharmacological agents related to respiratory care procedures, manual resuscitation and airway management, pulmonary rehabilitation, performs test and studies of the cardiopulmonary system obtains physiological specimens and interprets physiological data.

Education: Associate Degree: Respiratory Therapy
Experience Required: 1-3 years
Licensure to be eligible to practice as a Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP) in the State of Wisconsin.
Registered by the National Board for Respiratory Care or eligible to sit for the registry exam.
Graduate from an accredited school of respiratory care.
Current BLS and/or CPR certification from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross or the ability to obtain certification within 6 weeks of hire.

Shift: Nights
Hours: 80 bi weekly pay period
FTE: 1.0
Location: Kenosha Medical Center and St. Catherine's Medical Center
 
Froedtert South is a comprehensive regional healthcare system that has served southeastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois communities for more than 100 years. Froedtert South provides services primarily through the Kenosha Medical Center Campus and the St. Catherine’s Medical Center Campus and several other clinic locations.
 
Froedtert South is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Froedtert South does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment decisions are made on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.