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Registered Respiratory Therapist- Per Diem

Littleton Regional Healthcare Littleton, NH
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Category: Per Diem

Department: Respiratory

Schedule: Monday-Sunday

Shift: Days/Evening/Nights

Position Summary: The RRT is accountable for all aspects of respiratory care at Littleton Regional Healthcare (LRH) to include but is not limited to: utilizes the application of scientific principles for identification, prevention, remediation, research and rehabilitation of acute or chronic cardiopulmonary dysfunction thereby producing optimum health and function. Set up and operate devices such as mechanical ventilators, therapeutic gas administration apparatus, environmental control systems and aerosol generators following specified parameters of treatment. Use a variety of testing techniques to assist doctors in cardiac and pulmonary research and to diagnose disorders. Conduct tests, such as electrocardiograms, stress testing and lung capacity tests, to evaluate patients’ cardiopulmonary functions. Determine requirements for treatment and educate patients and their families about their conditions and teach appropriated disease management techniques such as breathing exercises and the use of medications and respiratory equipment.

Physical Requirements/Work Environment: Works primarily in hospital with occasional work in outpatient clinic areas and greater community. Exposure to heat, cold, and hazards including communicable diseases and blood borne pathogens due to patient conditions and equipment.

Qualifications:

· Education: Graduate of Accredited Respiratory program, Associates degree required.

· Experience: Previous experience in Respiratory Care preferred.

· Certification/Licensure: Licensed in the State of New Hampshire as a respiratory therapist and CPR certification required.

Littleton Regional Healthcare

Why Work Here?

Physician led, professionally managed organization with competetive salary and benefits.

Littleton Regional Healthcare is a 25-bed critical access community hospital nestles in the White Mountains of Northern New Hampshire. Our values- compassion, accountability respect, integrity, and excellence are evident not only in our care for patients but also our employees. We are a physician-led and professionally-managed organization, LRH offers the best of both worlds- professional autonomy without the administrative headaches associated with private practice. We also provide highly-competitive salaries and benefits. We are so fortunate to have a family friendly community with great school and lots of outdoor recreation and is conveniently located between Boston & Montreal with no state income taxes!!

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600 St Johnsbury Road, Littleton, NH 03561
Littleton, NH
USA

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