Respiratory Therapist
Hill Country Memorial - Fredericksburg, TX

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Administers respiratory therapy treatments, understands the purpose of each and the possible side effects associated with each. Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of the differences in techniques and treatment modalities as performed on patients of varying ages. Demonstrates ability to assess patient, his/her need, and ability to tolerate treatment and reassessment for response to treatment. Formulates a teaching plan based on identified learning needs of a patient and evaluates effectiveness of the plan. Patient's family is included in teaching as appropriate. Adheres to dress code, report to work on time and as scheduled. Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of medical/health care errors.


Certificate in Respiratory Care, or AAS. 1 year experience, 2 or more years with some critical care experience preferred. Knowledgeable of computer/software applications. Demonstration of excellent English communication, both written and verbally, as well as excellent customer service skills. Must have or will have within 1 year of employment BLS, ACLS, PALS, and NRP.