Respiratory Therapist

Respiratory Therapist
Respiratory Therapy

The Respiratory Therapist will:
  • Perform therapeutic procedures and diagnostic tests as appropriate to the ages of the patient's growth and development through the life cycle factors.
  • Initiate, maintain, and monitor all lifesaving devices.
  • Respond to all emergent patient care.

  • Graduate of an AMA-approved one (1) year Program in Respiratory Therapy.
  • Licensed by the State of New Jersey Board of Respiratory Care as a Respiratory Care Practitioner and Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC).
  • Demonstrated competency in all procedures within scope of practice, as appropriate to the ages of the patients served; the ability to obtain information and interpret information in terms of the patient's needs; a knowledge of growth and development and an understanding of the range of treatment needed by these patients.
  • Demonstrated competency in the care and treatment of the following age groups: Infant, Pediatric, Adolescent, Adult and Geriatric.
  • BLS Certification required, as approved by the American Heart Association.
  • Pediatric Advance Life Support (PALS) obtained within 30 days of start date.
  • Registered Respiratory Care Practitioners trained and assigned to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit on a regular basis is required to obtain the Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification.

$10,000 sign on bonus for full-time positions, $5,000 for part-time positions!

Our Benefit's include:

Health Benefits available for full-time and part-time positions.

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