Supervisor Respiratory Therapy (FT-Varied) Valley

The Valley Health System in Allied Health , in Respiratory Therapist

Job Description

Responsibilities

Valley Hospital Medical Center

Located in the heart of Las Vegas, Valley Hospital Medical Center is an acute care and teaching hospital that has provided high quality healthcare to residents of Southern Nevada since 1972. The hospital offers a comprehensive range of services, including advanced cardiology, neurology, surgery and more.

Job Description:
Responsible for supervision of the respiratory departments. Actively participate in assessing, planning, organizing and evaluating education needs/requirements. A physician/patient/staff advocate and technical resource person for the optimal administration of respiratory treatments.

Qualifications

Job Requirements:

 

Education:
Graduate of an NBRC approved program in Respiratory Care. Must be licensed by Nevada Laboratory for arterial puncture/blood gas analysis and licensed by the Nevada Board of Medical Examiners as an RCP.

Experience:       
Three to five years of clinical experience with emphasis in critical care of patients ranging in age and developmental level. Two years supervisor experience preferred.

Technical Skills:
Demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care/service appropriate to the age of the patients served on the assigned unit/department and provide the care/service as described in the department policies and procedures.

License/Certification:
Credential by the NBRC as RRT (Registered Respiratory Therapist) or CRTT (Certified Respiratory Therapy Technician). Candidate must be recognized as a Basic Rescuer in CPR (BLS) by the AHA (American Heart Association). BLS instructor or actively pursuing is preferred.

Other:
Must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care/service appropriate to the age of the patients served on the assigned unit/department.

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