Respiratory Therapist-PRN-Varies in Warrenton, VA at Fauquier Health
Date Posted: 1/11/2021
Fauquier Health is a Planetree-designated facility and serves the residents of Fauquier and several surrounding counties. It comprises: Fauquier Hospital, a fully-accredited, 97-bed hospital; Fauquier Health Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, a 115-bed long-term care and rehabilitation facility; the Villa at Suffield Meadows, an assisted living facility; the Wound Health Center and a medically supervised Wellness Center offering health and wellness programs. For more information please visit: https://www.fauquierhealth.org/
Examines patients with breathing-related conditions and conducts diagnostic testing. Consults with physicians to develop and implement a treatment plan for the patient. Performs physiotherapy and other treatments and teaches patients to use medications. This job requires working both independently and part of the multi-disciplinary team to treat and respond to the immediate needs of the patient.
Completed an Accredited Program forRespiratory Care. Certified Respiratory Therapist or RegisteredRespiratory Therapist or Respiratory Care Practitioner Certification. Basic Life Support (BLS). Neonatal Resuscitation Provider (NRP) (withinthe first six months of hire). For new graduates from an accreditedschool, recent NICU clinical site reference preferred - CRT or RRT credentialfrom NBRC and licensed by the state within 12 months of employment. Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to workwith minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment andtake appropriate action.
Preferred: Experience working in a Neonatal Intensive CareUnit/Intermediate Care Nursery.
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