Responsibilities: Under the general direction of the Director of Cardio/Pulmonary, the technician provides respiratory care to patients as assigned by supervisors and given on the physician's written order. Will perform ECG's if the Cardiology department is understaffed. Will properly complete paperwork, computerized logs, treatment board, flow sheets, and charge slips for each patient. Assists physicians with bronchoscopies and special procedures.
Requirements: California RCP certification required. Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) certification required within one year of hire. AHA Healthcare Provider or Red Cross Professional CPR Certification required. ACLS certification required. NRP certification required. PALS certification required within one year of hire. BCLS certified required.