Baystate Health Respiratory Therapist, Day Shift in Springfield, Massachusetts
Job ID R2838Full / Part Time:Full time Location:Springfield,Massachusetts Regular/Temporary:Regular What you will need A minimum of an associate degree from an accredited respiratory therapy education program required; Bachelor?s degree preferred A current Respiratory Therapy Mass License. Registered RT required CPR required from the american heart association; ACLS preferred. NICU and/or PEDI experience a plus WHAT YOU WILL DO Under general supervision and according to established policies and procedures: Perform a variety of duties involving all aspects of Respiratory Care. Maintain and monitor a variety of equipment for both infants and adults. Obtain arterial blood gas samples, assists in cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Perform EKG tracings and keep accurate records of all patient therapies. These descriptions cover the essential functions of the position. Incumbent is expected to perform other similar and related duties as assigned. Management has the right to change or add to the job responsibilities at any time. Responsible for the care and treatment of all age ranges of patients. SCHEDULE Full Time; 36hrs/week Day Shift Rotating weekends and holidays EDUCATION Associates of Science (Required), Bachelor of Science CERTIFICATIONS Advanced Cardiac Life Support - American Heart Association, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation - Other, Certified Respiratory Therapist - Other, Licensed Respiratory Therapy - Other, Registered Respiratory Therapist - Other Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.