Respiratory Care Practitioner III
Company: Sutter Health
Posted on: September 24, 2022
Organization:MPHS-Mills-Peninsula Medical CenterPosition
Overview: -Performs therapeutic, diagnostic, and emergency
respiratory care procedures and provides assessment, treatment,
care and evaluation for patients with respiratory insufficiencies
or abnormalities. Exercises sound judgment, and developed clinical
skills to provide input to and implement the patient's plan of care
based on the diagnosis and physician orders in a timely manner.
Gains confidence and cooperation from the patient, their
family/support group, and other healthcare providers through
competent patient assessment, attentive monitoring and care, and
effective communication. Adheres to all local/state/federal
regulations, codes, policies and procedures to ensure privacy and
safety while delivering optimal patient care. May also be
responsible for performing specific procedures and/or orient other
staff to the department.Job Description:EDUCATIONOther: Graduate of
a two-year respiratory care program accredited by the Committee on
Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC)CERTIFICATION &
LICENSURERCP-Respiratory Care PractitionerOR NRP-Neonatal
Resuscitation ProviderBLS-Basic Life Support Healthcare
ProviderEXPERIENCE2 years of clinical and practical experience as
typically acquired in a similar environment.SKILLS AND
- Knowledge of respiratory therapy principles, procedures, views,
and equipment, including some experience responding to traumas and
various hospital emergencies.
- Ability to interpret a variety of data and instructions,
furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
- Capable of performing routine or emergency respiratory care as
well as a basic understanding of human anatomy, physiology,
pathology, and medical terminology.
- Possess written and verbal communications skills to explain
sensitive information clearly and professionally to diverse
audiences, including non-medical people.
- Well-developed time management and organizational skills,
including the ability to prioritize assignments and work within
standardized operating procedures and scientific methods to achieve
objectives and meet deadline
- General knowledge of computer applications, such as Microsoft
Office Suite (Word, Excel and Outlook), electronic health records
(EHR), and EPIC.
- Prioritize assignments and work within standardized policies,
procedures, and scientific methods to achieve objectives and meet
- Work independently, as well as be part of the team, including
accomplishing multiple tasks in an environment with
- Identify, evaluate and resolve standard problems by selecting
appropriate solutions from established options.
- Ensure the privacy of each patient's protected health
- Build collaborate relationships with peers and other healthcare
providers to achieve departmental and corporate objectives.
- Function effectively and perform this position in an emergency
situation. -License/Certifications:BLS-Basic Life Support
Healthcare Provider - American Heart Association, NRP-Neonatal
Resuscitation Provider - American Academy of Pediatrics,
RCP-Respiratory Care Practitioner - California Department of
Consumer AffairsEducation:Job Shift:VariedSchedule:Full TimeShift
Hours:8Days of the Week:VariableWeekend Requirements:Rotating
WeekendsBenefits:YesUnions:NoPosition Status: Non-ExemptWeekly
Hours:32Employee Status:RegularNumber of Openings:1Sutter Health
Affiliates are equal opportunity employers
EOE/M/F/Disability/Veterans.Schedule/Shift: Regular/ Days
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