Unclassified-Respiratory Care Therapist-...
Louisiana Department of State Civil Service 75 reviews - Houma, LA

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QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Possession of a current Louisiana Respiratory Therapist license and national accreditation as a Certified Respiratory Therapist, plus one year of experience in respiratory therapy work. Note:

The Louisiana Board of Medical Examiners no longer updates the level of national credential held by Respiratory Therapy professionals. In order to verify the level of national credential attained, agencies must contact the National Board of Respiratory Care. State licensure must still be verified by contacting the Louisiana Board of Medical Examiners.

This position is located in the Respiratory Department at Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center.

This position is being filled as Healthcare Pool working on a prn basis.

This is an unclassified position with a Special Entrance Rate

(SER) - $15.50/hr for Certified Respiratory Care Therapist.

Online applications are strongly recommended. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of work.

Applications will be rejected if the applicant fails to meet the minimum qualifications, submits an incomplete application (omits work history), or fails to apply by the closing date of the announcement.

To apply for this vacancy, click on the " Apply" link above in upper right-hand corner and complete an electronic application.

For further information about this vacancy contact:
Lydia Arceneaux
Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center
1978 Industrial Blvd
Houma, LA 70363
(985) 873-5153

Job Concepts:

FUNCTION OF WORK:

To perform prescribed respiratory therapy treatment to patients.

LEVEL OF WORK:

Experienced.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED:

General from higher-level respiratory care personnel or medical professional.

SUPERVISION EXERCISED:

None.

LOCATION OF WORK:

LSU Health Sciences Centers, Acute Care Hospitals;Department of Health and Hospitals.

JOB DISTINCTIONS:

Differs from the Respiratory Care Therapist 1-Certified by the presence of responsibility for independently performing prescribed respiratory therapy treatment under general supervision.

Differs from Respiratory Care Therapist Supervisor-Certified by the absence of supervisory responsibility over a shift, which includes subordinate Respiratory Care Therapists-Certified and Cardiopulmonary staff.

Examples of Work:

EXAMPLES OF WORK:
EXAMPLES BELOW ARE A BRIEF SAMPLE OF COMMON DUTIES ASSOCIATED WITH THIS JOB TITLE. NOT ALL POSSIBLE TASKS ARE INCLUDED.

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