Respiratory Therapist, .75 FTE, days/night rotation
Company: Watertown Regional Medical Center
Posted on: May 16, 2022
Respiratory Therapists educate, diagnose, and treat people who
are suffering from heart and lung problems. Specialized in both
cardiac and pulmonary care, Respiratory Therapists often
collaborate with the care team in various aspects of clinical care
of patients. Respiratory Therapists are specialists in airway
management; actively maintaining an open airway during management
of trauma and intensive care. Respiratory Therapists often are in
charge of initiating and managing life support for people in
intensive care units and emergency departments, stabilizing and
monitoring high risk patients being moved from hospital to hospital
by air or ground ambulance, and administering inhaled drugs and
medical gases such as asthma medication, oxygen, and anesthetic
gases. Respiratory Therapists are also primary clinicians in
conducting tests to measure lung function and teaching people to
manage asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder among many
other cardiac and lung functions.
Full time, .75 FTE. Day shift with a night and weekend rotation.
Watertown Regional Medical Center offers a great work environment,
competitive pay and benefits including health, dental, vision,
401K, life and disability insurance. Generous PTO plan. Employee
discount in the Harvest/Dietary Department. Appropriate PPE
provided to keep you and your family safe.
Qualified candidates will have a degree in Respiratory Therapy,
Bachelor's Degree preferred. Licensed by the State of Wisconsin
(RT) and registered (RRT, RCPT or CRTT) by the National Board of
Respiratory Care (NBRC).
Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking
for diversity in candidates for employment:
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