Respiratory Assistant

Centrastate Healthcare System, Inc

Job Description

Overview

Maintains respiratory therapy related equipment and supplies.

Responsibilities
  • Disassembles and reassembles respiratory therapy equipment as required according to protocol.
  • Performs OPV on all equipment as required.
  • Performs respiratory charges as assigned, including inpatient oxygen rounds for charges on all units as well as subsequent bipaps and high flow cannulas.
  • Maintains proper par levels of respiratory equipment at all times in all areas: RT supply areas, ABG rooms, warehouse items, staples items, Lawson items.
  • Uses Warehouse Value Link Program to order every day and stock warehouse items.
  • Processes rental equipment. Maintains RT office equipment board daily.
  • Walks PFT results to and from PFT Lab & MOP office twice per week.
  • Responds to respiratory calls for equipment as needed.
  • Responsible for oxygen cylinders: one unit check/day, place order, maintain adequate supply and report problems. This includes areas in the ambulatory campus.
  • Assists in training all new techs.
  • Maintains ABG area supply par levels.
Qualifications

Education:

High School Diploma Or Equivalent Required

Work Experience:

Related Experience Preferred

Required Knowledge and Skills:

Basic reading, writing and math skills required. Strong professional, organizational, and interpersonal skills to effectively relate with all members of the healthcare team. Strong customer service skills.

Physical Demands

Working Conditions:

Works in a clean, well-lighted hospital environment. Possible exposure to infectious disease.

Exposure:

Daily potential for exposure to blood and/or body fluids.

Physical Demands:

Sitting — Rarely

Standing/Walking — Continuously

Kneeling/Stooping — Occasionally

Bending/Climbing — Occasionally

Reaching above shoulder, at waist or below waist — Occasionally

Lifting/Pushing or Pulling up to 40 pounds — Frequently

Lifting/Pushing or Pulling over 40 pounds — Occasionally

Typing/Filing — Rarely

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Job Requirements

 
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Job Snapshot

Location US-NJ-Freehold
Employment Type Part-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Health Care

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Centrastate Healthcare System, Inc
Company:
US-NJ-Freehold
Location:
Part-Time
Employment Type:
Year
Pay Type:
N/A
Pay Rate:
Health Care
Store Type:

Job Description

Overview

Maintains respiratory therapy related equipment and supplies.

Responsibilities
  • Disassembles and reassembles respiratory therapy equipment as required according to protocol.
  • Performs OPV on all equipment as required.
  • Performs respiratory charges as assigned, including inpatient oxygen rounds for charges on all units as well as subsequent bipaps and high flow cannulas.
  • Maintains proper par levels of respiratory equipment at all times in all areas: RT supply areas, ABG rooms, warehouse items, staples items, Lawson items.
  • Uses Warehouse Value Link Program to order every day and stock warehouse items.
  • Processes rental equipment. Maintains RT office equipment board daily.
  • Walks PFT results to and from PFT Lab & MOP office twice per week.
  • Responds to respiratory calls for equipment as needed.
  • Responsible for oxygen cylinders: one unit check/day, place order, maintain adequate supply and report problems. This includes areas in the ambulatory campus.
  • Assists in training all new techs.
  • Maintains ABG area supply par levels.
Qualifications

Education:

High School Diploma Or Equivalent Required

Work Experience:

Related Experience Preferred

Required Knowledge and Skills:

Basic reading, writing and math skills required. Strong professional, organizational, and interpersonal skills to effectively relate with all members of the healthcare team. Strong customer service skills.

Physical Demands

Working Conditions:

Works in a clean, well-lighted hospital environment. Possible exposure to infectious disease.

Exposure:

Daily potential for exposure to blood and/or body fluids.

Physical Demands:

Sitting — Rarely

Standing/Walking — Continuously

Kneeling/Stooping — Occasionally

Bending/Climbing — Occasionally

Reaching above shoulder, at waist or below waist — Occasionally

Lifting/Pushing or Pulling up to 40 pounds — Frequently

Lifting/Pushing or Pulling over 40 pounds — Occasionally

Typing/Filing — Rarely

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Job Requirements

 
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