Obtains electrocardiograph tracings,
performs stress testing (under the direction of a Cardiologist),
and performs Holter monitoring procedures. Records tracings and
other data. Administers respiratory therapy care and life support
to patients by prescription of a physician. Sets up and operates
devices such as respirators, mechanical ventilators, therapeutic
gas administration apparatus, environmental control systems, and
aerosol generators. Performs pulmonary drainage and assists patient
in performing breathing exercises.
Qualifications: Candidate must be a
Registered Respiratory Therapist and have an American Heart
Association, Healthcare Provider CPR certification. ACLS
certification is preferred. Must have at least 1 year experience in
acute and critical care experience.