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Respiratory Therapist / Nurse

at CAMDEN MEDICAL SUPPLY in Conway, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Respiratory Therapist / Nurse
Requisition ID 
2022-15005
Category 
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians
Location  
US-AR-CONWAY
Position Type 
Perm Full-Time (AF)
Address  
1340 Nabholz Ave
City  
CONWAY
Address 2  
Unit 1
Postal Code  
72034
State/Province  
AR
OVERVIEW

 

Rotech Healthcare Inc. is a national leader in providing ventilators, oxygen, sleep apnea treatment, wound care solutions and home medical equipment. We help patients lead a more comfortable and productive life by keeping them engaged in their care and empowering them to manage their health and treatment at home. Rotech provides high quality medical products, services and outstanding customer care through hundreds of locations across 45 states. For additional information, visit our company homepage Rotech.com

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JOB INFORMATION

 

Summary
We are seeking qualified Respiratory Therapists (RRT / CRT / RN) to join our team to educate, train and monitor patients using ventilators, PAP therapy, home oxygen and other respiratory equipment. You'll use your clinical skills by assessing patient needs and communicating your findings to the physician. Our model of care ensures patients receive quality care specific to their individual needs and medical condition.
We have both Full Time and Per Diem / PRN positions available.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.
Maintains a complete listing of all current respiratory patients
Provides initial and ongoing phone contacts with all respiratory patients per Rotech policy and procedure
Provides in-home visits to patients per Rotech's policy and procedure
Conducts patient assessment per Rotech's policy and procedure and the physician's order Patient assessment may include but is not limited to:
Verbal assessment (e.g., patient history, symptom review, etc.)
Physical assessment (e.g., lung auscultation, blood pressure, etc.)
Diagnostics (e.g., spirometry, oximetry, sleep studies)
Provides patient education as applicable. Education may include but is not limited to:
Respiratory equipment use and maintenance
Physician's prescription for equipment
Importance of compliance with physician's prescription
Benefits of therapy
Potential consequences of noncompliance
Potential adverse reactions/side effects from therapy
Sets up all highly technical respiratory equipment including but not limited to:
Invasive Ventilator
Noninvasive Ventilator
Infant Monitors
Other high-tech respiratory equipment as defined by scope of service at the branch (e.g., cough assist, negative pressure ventilation, IPPB, etc.)
Monitors ongoing function of highly technical respiratory equipment including but not limited to:
Invasive Ventilator
Noninvasive Ventilator
Infant Monitors
Other high-tech respiratory equipment as defined by scope of service at the branch (e.g., cough assist, negative pressure ventilation, IPPB, etc.)
Maintains documentation of all services provided and all work performed per Rotech's policies and procedures
Assumes on-call responsibilities for phone consultations during non-business hours as outlined by Rotech's policy
Supports orientation and training of other personnel at the direction of the Area Manager
Performs other duties as required by state licensure law
Performs other duties and responsibilities as defined by the Area Manager

 


QUALIFICATIONS

 

Employment is contingent on
Background investigation (company-wide)
Drug screen (when applicable for the position)
Valid driver's license in state of residence with a clean driving record (when applicable for the position)
Education and/or Experience
Completion of an accredited program/degree in respiratory care preferred. Nursing or other paramedical training may be acceptable depending upon state licensure laws
Home respiratory care experience is preferred
Degree in respiratory therapy or related science is preferred.
Maintains continuing education as necessary for performance of job responsibilities and as required for state licensure
Certifications, License, Registrations
Credentials as a respiratory therapist, Registered... For full info follow application link.

Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities

Rotech Healthcare Inc. recruits, employs, trains, promotes, transfers, separates from employment and compensates employees without regard to membership in, association with, or perception of race, color, age, gender, gender identity, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, pregnancy or any other personal characteristic protected by applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in each locality where Rotech has employees.

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Job Posting: 3395778

Posted On: May 25, 2022

Updated On: Jun 24, 2022