The Registered Respiratory Therapist II is a clinical professional who utilizes the department’s scope of services to access, plan, implement, and evaluate patient care as an integral member of the healthcare team. The Registered Respiratory Therapist II delivers Respiratory Care Services under the order of the physician and in accordance with protocols established by the hospital, other health care providers, or the board and functions in situations of unsupervised patient contact requiring individual judgment. Performs noninvasive and invasive procedures with minimal oversight. Preferred Certification includes NPR (Neonatal), required within 6 months if applicable. Required specific skills also includes Advanced Respiratory assessment and evaluation; Perform diagnostic testing; and Emergency care/Adult critical care.
Certifications and Licensures
Required RRT (Respiratory Therapy) License Required Active NBRC Credential for RRT Required CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) Required ACLS (Cardiovascular) and NRP within 6 months Preferred PALS (Pediatric) Preferred Reference summary for details
Required Technical Respiratory Therapy Preferred Associate’s Respiratory Therapy
Required 6 months Respiratory
Required Clinical skills appropriate to position Required Computer skills appropriate to position Required Collaborate and work with a team Required Critical thinking skills Schedule:Varies
Shift Hours:6:30 AM – 7:00 PM