Greater Baltimore Medical Center Respiratory Care Practitioner in Baltimore, Maryland
Under general supervision, performs respiratory care related procedures. Assesses patient condition, administers prescribed therapy and aerosolized medications, provides airway and ventilator management, performs respiratory related diagnostic tests, and records patient response to therapy modalities
Completion of an approved and accredited respiratory program
1 year of clinical practice experience under medical direction
§ Knowledge of respiratory therapy theory, practice and techniques
§ Skill in using computers and a variety of personal productivity applications
§ Skill in oral and written communication
§ Skill in providing customer service
§ Knowledge of laboratory and regulatory requirements relating to patient care.
§ Current Maryland license as a respiratory care practitioner.
§ Healthcare Provider (CPR Certification).
§ Neonatal Resuscitation for NICU respiratory care practitioners.
§ Able to withstand prolonged periods of mental stress and strain
Pulling 150 lbs
Lifting 150 lbs
Carrying 50-75 lbs
Pushing 250 lbs
Standing, walking, sitting, stooping
· Some exposure to noise and/or vibrations; Hazards (mechanical, radiant energy); Explosives , biohazardous materials, burns, electrical, other; Fumes, poor ventilation, mists, dust, odors, gas; moving machinery;
Conditions of Employment
· Maintain current CPR certification, NRP for NICU, and valid MD Respiratory Care Practitioner License. N-95 Fit Testing.