The Respiratory Care Practitioner II (“RCP II”) is responsible for providing safe, quality respiratory patient care and teaching to patients and families. Additional responsibilities include collaboration with the health care team, participation in on-going feedback regarding performance improvement, implementation of clinical pathway/plan of care to guide patient care delivery.
The RCP II must demonstrate proficiency in adult general care areas, critical care areas, Bronchoscopy procedures and Pulmonary Rehabilitation. As needed, this position may be assigned to perform Pulmonary Function Tests or act as a relief lead. Acting in a relief lead capacity includes organizing, delegating and coordinating the daily activities of the Respiratory staff.
Graduate of an AMA accredited School for Respiratory Therapy or equivalent.
Minimum of one year acute care experience in Respiratory Services or respiratory related care preferred
Current CA RCP license
Current Healthcare Provider BLS
Current PALS, within ninety (90) days of hire
Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) preferred