Pulmonary Function Therapist

Posted on Jun 13, 2019 by Ascension

Middleburg, FL 32050
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

We Are Hiring

We Are Hiring:
Looking for a Full-time opportunity in the Respiratory Care at Clay County Hospital in Middleburg, FL?
Why Join Ascension?
Join our family of dedicated, highly skilled employees at St. Vincent's Medical Center Clay County. St. Vincent's HealthCare, part of Ascension, is a faith-based, not-for-profit health system that has served the people of Jacksonville, Florida and the surrounding communities since 1873. From its humble beginning to its current status as a regional healthcare system, St. Vincent's HealthCare is widely recognized for delivering personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech.
As an Associate with St. Vincent's HealthCare-FL, you will have the opportunity to provide diagnostic evaluation of pulmonary function in patients with respiratory insufficiencies.
Responsibilities:
  • Performs ordered pulmonary function and pulmonary stress testing. Monitors and evaluates patient response during and after testing. Documents and reports testing results.
  • Determines testing reference ranges and interprets results. Recognizes and corrects for invalid test results.
  • Prepares, maintains and calibrates pulmonary function testing equipment. Maintains adequate levels of supplies used for testing. Troubleshoots equipment problems and reports needed repairs/replacements.
  • Provides education and resources to patient and/or patient's family based on clinical implications.
    Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
    • One or more of the following:
      • Respiratory Therapist specializing in Registered credentialed from the Florida Board of Respiratory Care obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
      • Registered Respiratory Therapist credentialed from the Florida Board of Respiratory Care, licensure or eligible.
        Education:
    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
      Work Experience:
  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Vincent's Healthcare (SVHC) will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
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Reference: 720762825

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