Perform all aspects of Respiratory Therapy including but not limited to Ventilator Care, Blood Gas collecting and interpretation, perform Hand Held Neb, MDIs, CPT, PFTs, Holter Monitors, administer oxygen and other medical gases, participate in transports of all age group that require respiratory assistants. Perform any reasonable task that is asked by a supervisor and to perform within the limits of the department Scope of Service as prescribed by the Policies and Procedures. Participates in activities that help achieve departmental goals and the CHRISTUS mission. Participates in activities that help achieve departmental goals and the CHRISTUS mission. Participates in staffing adjustments and interdepartmental activities to assure adequate coverage and seamless care. Cleans and maintains equipment in good working order. Facilitates the organization's implementation and maintenance of the privacy requirements of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
Current CRT Licensure from the NBRC and LRT Licensure from the LA board of Medical Examiners.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.