Registered or Certified Respiratory Therapist

Full Time

Our large Community Hospital is located on the South Shore just south of Boston, only 45 minutes from Providence RI. We are seeking a Respiratory Therapist to administer and monitor prescribed diagnostic and therapeutic respiratory care procedures to provide patient with assistance in breathing techniques to improve oxygenation, removal of secretions and/or improvement of respiratory status.

 

The Respiratory Therapist will establish their own work plan and set priorities to assure timely completion of assigned tasks in conformance with departmental policies and procedures. Acts as a resource person to any technician.  Can assume charge responsibility in the absence of a senior therapist.

Requirements:

·         High school diploma or equivalent required

·         Associate’s Degree required

·         Must be registered or certified by the National Board of Respiratory Therapy

·         Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (BLS) and NRP certification required

·         Must have current Massachusetts State License.