Trinity Health PRN Respiratory Care Assistant 1st Year in Dubuque, Iowa

Candidate will be in good academic standing within the Respiratory Program. Will need to be able to participate in 1 holiday and 1 holiday call along with the department's weekend call rotation policy.

Colleague will need to be able to participate in 1 holiday and 1 holiday call along with the department's weekend call rotation policy.

Under limited supervision of a licensed respiratory therapist, the respiratory care student is responsible for providing basic respiratory care such as oxygen therapy, aerosol therapy with and without medications, chest physiotherapy, hyperinflation therapy, and EKG measurement to pediatric, adult, and geriatric patients in a manner that is consistent with the philosophy, objectives, standards of care, and procedures of Respiratory Care Services. Students may only perform those skills that are outlined in the Respiratory Care Student skill roster.

Must be enrolled in an accredited Respiratory Therapy program with current participation in respiratory classes and clinical rotations. Child and Dependent Adult Abuse Mandatory Reporter Training is required within 6 months of hire and every 5 years thereafter. Basic Life Support Certification (BLS) will be required within 30 days of hire and every 2 years thereafter.

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Job Number: 00121967

Location: Dubuque, IA

Organization Name: Mercy Medical Center - Dubuque

Facility: MMCIA - Mercy Medical Center - Dubuque

Employment Type: Part time

Shift: Rotating Shift

Hours: 0