Beaumont Health System Respiratory Care Assistant in Dearborn, Michigan
div bspanGENERAL SUMMARY:/span/bspan/spanbrspanUnder the supervision of a Respiratory Therapist, provides care to patients with acute and chronic illness by administering various therapeutic modalities and by providing reinforcement for the education and instruction developed in the patient care plan. Processes equipment and maintains inventory as directed by the Supervisor./spanbrbspanESSENTIAL DUTIES:/span/bspan span /span/spanbrul type="disc"brli class="MsoNormal"spanFollow the patient care plan as developed by the Respiratory Therapist, adhering to established protocols for Med-Neb therapy and the initiation and titration of oxygen./span brli class="MsoNormal"spanEquipment processing, including high level disinfection of reusables, oxygen tank maintenance, and replenishing of supply par levels as needed./span brli class="MsoNormal"spanPerform chart review for verification of orders; provide electronic documentation; provide reinforcement of patient and family instruction./span brli class="MsoNormal"spanParticipation in department Process Improvement (Kaizens)./span brli class="MsoNormal"spanEquipment evaluation./span/li/li/li/li/li/ulbrspan/spanbrispanThis document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. It should be understood, therefore, that incumbents may be asked to perform job-related duties beyond those explicitly described./span/ispan/spanbrspan/spanbrbspanSTANDARD QUALIFICATIONS/span/bbrspan/spanbrspanTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.span /spanThe requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.span /spanReasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties./spanbrspan/spanbrspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanEducation / Training:/spanspanspan /spanCurrent enrollment in a Respiratory Therapy degree program.bspan/span/b/spanbrspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanWork Experience:span /spanNone required/spanbrspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanCertification, Licensure, Registration:span /spanCurrent American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers certification/span div /div /divBR/Beaumont Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.