PREREQUISITES: • Graduate of an AMA-approved Respiratory Therapist program. • Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) by the National Board of Respiratory Care. • Legally credentialed by the State of Pennsylvania. • Basic Life Support (Course C). • If registry-eligible, must obtain RRT credential within two (2) years form date of hire. Essential Job Related Experience: • Exposure to general Respiratory Care procedures and therapeutic modalities (clinical exposure during school acceptable). • Exposure to critical care activities including mechanical ventilation (clinical exposure during school acceptable). • Ability to maintain/update the computer competencies as required for the position. Preferred Job-Related Experience: • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification. • A minimum one year of work experience utilizing all aspects of Respiratory Care. Experience in use and/or development of protocols.
Uniontown Hospital - 16 months ago