GiaCare, Inc.

  • Respiratory Therapist (Certified)

    Location US-CA-Fairfield
    Posted Date 2 months ago(2 months ago)
    Job ID
    2018-3869
    # of Openings Remaining
    0
  • Overview

    Respiratory Therapist (Certified)


    Are you an experienced Respiratory Therapist (Certified)? Would you like an opportunity to give back to our men and women in uniform?


    We are currently accepting resumes for Respiratory Therapist (Certified)  to provide medical services at the Department of Defense Military Health System (MHS), Travis AFB, in Fairfield, CA area in anticipation of an upcoming government contract award.


     


    For consideration please send resumes to: vramirez@medtruststaffing.com 


     


    GiaCare is committed to quality in everything we do. We carefully match our employees to the right opportunity. We have earned the Joint Comission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Health-care Staffing Services


     


    Join a team whose business is built on a history of integrity, honesty, and reliability.


     


    As a Giacare team member, you are eligible for the following benefits:



    • Medical

    • Dental

    • Vision

    • Paid Time Off (PTO)

    • Federal Holidays

    • CEU Reimbursement


     

    Responsibilities


    • • Provides Respiratory instruction to others in training and perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
      • Cardiopulmonary Operating Instruction 41-R series.
      • Performs spirometry, flow volume loops, lung volumes, diffusion capacities, and closing volumes.
      • Draws and analyzes arterial blood gas samples. Maintains quality control of arterial blood gas machines and CO oximeters, including proficiency testing.
      • Performs broncho-provovation and exercise testing.
      • Assists physician with fiberoptic bronchoscopy for diagnosis and therapy.
      • Under orders of a physician, administers respiratory care such as oxygen and aerosol therapy, mechanical ventilator management, and preparation and administration of respiratory medications.
      • Assists physician with intubation and extubation procedures. Performs endotracheal tube care. Maintains patient airway. Ensures bronchial hygiene through incentive spirometry and specialized breathing instructions.

    Qualifications

     



    • Possess certification as Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) or a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT).

    • At least 12 months of experience within the last 18 months performing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to care for and treat patients.

    • Must have knowledge of general anatomy and physiology; cardiopulmonary system structures and functions; basic pharmacology; patient care theory, procedures, and techniques; medical terminology; aseptic techniques; medical ethics; resuscitation techniques; maintaining and operating cardiopulmonary laboratory diagnostic and therapeutic equipment; medications, and medical computer systems.

    • Certifications in addition to Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP).


    Our Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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