Since 1972, Placentia-Linda Hospital has expanded right along with north Orange County. As our communities grow, we continue to offer a full range of medical services to meet your familyâ��s needs. One thing remains the same â�� our caring and compassionate staff, which is committed to providing excellent quality and customer satisfaction. The numerous awards and distinctions weâ��ve earned demonstrate that. The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of healthcare organizations in America, once again named Placentia-Linda Top Performer on Key Quality Measures in 2014. The hospital was recognized for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for certain conditions.
Under the supervision of the Director of Respiratory Care and upon the request of the physician, assists in the diagnosis, treatment and management of patients with pulmonary disorders. Collects and analyzes sputum, blood and breath specimens to determine levels of oxygen, carbon dioxide, and other gases. Also measures the lung capacity of a patient to determine if there is impaired function. Familiar with standard concepts, practices and procedures within the scope of respiratory care. Performs a variety of tasks. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Performs other duties as requested.
Possesses the knowledge and skills necessary to provide respiratory care to the age of the patients served. Good clinical judgment and problem solving abilities. Possesses communication skills â�� both verbal and written in English.
One year respiratory care practitioner experience preferred
Current California Respiratory Care Practitioner License
American Heart Association CPR/BLS Provider
American Heart Association ACLS
American Heart Association PALS
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Job: Respiratory Therapy
Primary Location: Placentia, California
Facility: Placentia-Linda Hospital
Job Type: PT1
Shift Type: Nights
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