Under the general supervision of the Manager or Lead Therapist of the Respiratory Care Department, administers respiratory care to patients, obtains and analyzes blood gas specimens, and performs sleep studies and pulmonary function tests as ordered by a physician. Performs all essential functions with consideration of the age-specific needs of the geriatric, adult, and adolescent patient. Fosters patient and family centered care and healthcare services, in accordance with the Lifespan and The Miriam Hospital’s mission, vision, and values, with consideration of the life span, including all developmental stages as well as cultural patterns.
Associates Degree in an AMA-approved respiratory therapy program.
National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) certification or registration required.
Must be licensed by the State of Rhode Island as a Respiratory Care Practitioner.
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