Respiratory Therapist I

Central NL Regional Health Centre - Grand Falls-Windsor, NL (8 months ago)

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The Respiratory Therapist I duties include: general therapeutics; pulmonary function testing, including ABG procurement and analysis; critical and emergency care including airway management and mechanical ventilation (neonatal through adult); air and ground transports. The Respiratory Therapist will be a cardiac arrest team member. Stand By will be required. The successful candidate must demonstrate an awareness of and be responsible for promoting and supporting person-and family-centered care, demonstrate a commitment to safety and partner with all team members to improve worker and patient safety by integrating safety into work practices, identifying risks and implementing improvements.

Required qualifications:
  • Graduation from an accredited School of Respiratory Therapy.
  • Current license with the Newfoundland and Labrador Council of Health Professionals.
  • Registered member of the Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists in good standing.
  • Successful completion of ACLS, NRP and PALS or be willing to complete within 6 months of employment.
  • A satisfactory record of work performance and attendance is required for this position.
  • A satisfactory Certificate of Conduct from the RCMP or local police authority.
Hours of work: Call as needed (Shift work may be required)
Salary: CG-34 ($28.78-$32.06)
Competition number: P-2019000363-CNH
Competition closing date: Open until filled

Central Health is an equal opportunity employer.
We thank all candidates however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.