Assists in providing quality patient care while maintaining a positive level of interaction with facilities and clients. Functions under the direction of licensed Respiratory Therapist or center manager.
Performs respiratory care and related procedures, exercises considerable judgment in accordance with physician's treatment plan and within the scope of departmental policies and procedures.
- Graduate from a Respiratory Therapy program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care.
- Completion or eligibility to complete NBCRC examinations for Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) or Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) and posess state licensure (where required) to practice as a CRT or RRT.
- CPR certification.