HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Respiratory Therapist in Idaho Falls, Idaho

Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center is looking for a Registered Respiratory Therapist to join their team Full Time.

The largest medical facility in the region, Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center (EIRMC) is a modern, Joint Commission-accredited, 330-bed full-service hospital located in Idaho Falls. Idaho Falls offers a rich variety of outdoor activities with Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Jackson, WY and Sun Valley all within a short drive from our hospital.

The Respiratory Therapist provides treatment, care and evaluation for patients with respiratory insufficiencies. The tasks and responsibilities include but are not limited to: * Delivers and assesses responses to ordered therapy per plan of care including routine and intensive therapy and diagnostic procedures.

  • Utilizes various types of oxygen and other therapeutic gas equipment such as masks, tents and incubators.

  • Administers prescribed doses of medicinal gases and aerosol drugs.

  • Measures ventilatory volumes, pressures and blood gas analysis.

  • Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition and general acceptance of treatment.

  • Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) through NBRC required upon hire.

  • Current Respiratory Therapist License through the State of Idaho required.

  • BLS through American Heart Association upon hire.

  • Previous Respiratory Therapist experience required.

Title: Registered Respiratory Therapist

Location: Idaho-Idaho Falls-Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00310-32645