MERCY HEALTH SERVCIES IOWA CORP Respiratory Therapist - IP/OP -As Needed in MASON CITY, Iowa

Department: MC101_12511 Respiratory TherapyExpected Weekly Hours: 0Shift:Position Purpose:Job Description Details:Hours: As NeededJOB SUMMARYThis position is responsible for the administration of routine respiratory care to all pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients. Primary functions include the administration of oxygen therapy, aerosolized medications, bipap/cpap, pulse oximetry, capnography, apnea link, ekg, spirometry, 6 minute walk, O2 determination, ABG, heart admissions, rapid response, code blue, transfers, Areas worked include: general acute care areas, intensive care, emergency department, surgical suites, recovery rooms, skilled nursing facilities, and other clinical areas.POSITION QUALIFICATIONSEducation:* High school diploma or equivalent; or associate degree in chemical, physical or biological science required .* Graduate of respiratory therapy program required.* Credentialed by the NBRC at the Certified Respiratory Therapist or Registered Respiratory Therapist level required.* Current Respiratory Care Practitioner licensure in the state of Iowa required.* CAPRS and N95 fit testing validation within 30 days of hire required.Experience:Must have demonstrated competence in Respiratory Care.l Skill