RESPIRATORY CARE PRACT I
Department: Respiratory Care-Services
Job Code: TAH12192R
***This position is for Friendship Retirement Community***
Basic Function:Supports Carilion's hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. Performs basic and advanced therapeutic, diagnostic and life support respiratory care procedures in general and intensive patient care areas, or home care environment.
Minimum Qualifications Required:
Education:Associate degree and/or certification required from a CoARC (Committee on Accreditation of Respiratory Care Education) approved school of respiratory therapy.
Experience:No experience required. One to three years experience preferred.
Licenses, Certifications and/or Registrations:Licensed Respiratory Care Practitioner by the VA State Board of Medicine. Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) by the National Board for Respiratory Care.
Other Minimum Qualifications:Effective interpersonal, communication and teamwork skills required. Must successfully complete orientation and competency validation for position. Be able to acquire BLS within 3 months of employment in this position or as determined by department. Some areas may require ACLS, NRP, PALS certification within one year of employment. Active membership in professional organization (AARC) preferred.
Service Excellence and Quality are hallmarks of Carilion Clinic. As a team member, you will be expected to consistently deliver the best in care and customer service. As an employee, you will demonstrate respect, dignity, kindness and empathy in each encounter with our patients, families, visitors and with each other.
Carilion Clinic is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Hours: 3 Days a Week, 4 Hours per day during normal business hours
Contact Name: Kara Fitzpatrick
Address: 1212 3rd Street Roanoke, VA 24016