Decatur County Memorial Hospital RESPIRATORY CARE PRACTITIONER in Greensburg, Indiana
Cardiopulmonary Services Director
Employee’s primary responsibility is to perform and access response of and treatment of all patients receiving or potentially receiving respiratory therapy. Responsibilities include inpatient diagnostics and procedures, outpatient procedures and diagnostics, and record keeping of all files and charges to patients. Therapy and procedures provided under medical supervisor. They are also required to perform emergency procedures. Employee has the responsibility of beginning or discontinuing treatment of patient, such as the operation of Life Support equipment.
Must be able to work non-standard hours (i.e. "paid on call" program)
SKILLS & ABILITIES
Associate's Degree (two year college or technical school)
Six months to one year related experience
Knowledge of medical equipment and uses.
Proficient in Microsoft office, email and basic computer skills for other software used throughout the hospital for your area of responsibility.
Certificates & Licenses
ACLS and BLS Certification required. Certification in NALS and PALS preferred. Valid Indiana RCP license required.
Ability to work with others in emergency situations