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Respiratory Therapist

US Medical Staffing Inc Philadelphia ,PA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $30 to $35 Hourly
  • Contractor
Job Description

US Medical Staffing a leading provider in health care solutions has immediate opportunities for full-time, part-time, and pier diem positions.

We offer flexibility to pick and choose your own schedule, opportunity to work with prestigious clients through-out the area, competitive rates, and weekly pay!

US Medical is seeking Respiratory Therapist to work in a long term care facility for medically fragile children. 

The position is located in the art museum area of the city. 

Hours are 7am-7pm or 7pm-7am

  • Maintain critical airways, respiratory modalities, maintain and troubleshoot ventilators
  • Screen and provide an in-depth evaluation of the needs of ventilator & respiratory clients
  • Identify problems and develop a complete plan of care according to facility/unit policy and federal/state regulations
  • Initiate ventilator weaning protocol and/or respiratory rehabilitation in accordance with the physician’s orders; maintain required contact with physician
  • Maintain written records, evaluations, progress notes, and discharge summaries of residents receiving respiratory treatment and monitoring according to state, federal, and facility policies
  • Confer with personnel of other departments and provide required training to meet special needs of residents

 

 Qualifications:

  • Must possess, as a minimum, a degree in Respiratory Therapy from an accredited school
  • Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as a Certified or Registered Respiratory Therapist in Pennsylvania
  • Previous experience with ventilator dependent residents
  • Working knowledge of the needs of the pediatric and chronically ill requiring long term care, supervision, organizational behavior and structure, and communication systems
  • We also require a valid PA Criminal Background check, PA Child Abuse, FBI from the DHS, valid CPR, Physical/TB current within the year. 

 

Company Description
US Medical staffing is a full service medical and behavioral health staffing company. We provide medical, behavioral and allied healthcare personnel. Our goal is to establish a professional relationship with every healthcare facility that values high standards in quality, service and price. Our mission is to be a strong staffing resource for healthcare facilities while assisting skilled and dependable healthcare providers in making a positive contribution to the workplace.

US Medical Staffing Inc

Why Work Here?

Leadership that cares, competitive salary, career advancement, the ability to impact the lives of others!

US Medical staffing is a full service medical and behavioral health staffing company. We provide medical, behavioral and allied healthcare personnel. Our goal is to establish a professional relationship with every healthcare facility that values high standards in quality, service and price. Our mission is to be a strong staffing resource for healthcare facilities while assisting skilled and dependable healthcare providers in making a positive contribution to the workplace.

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Philadelphia, PA
USA

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