PARAMEDIC - CCP - RESPIRATORY THERAPY

2000804

Lakes Regional Healthcare, Spirit Lake, IA

Respiratory

Full Time

Day Shift

6:30AM-3:00PM / 8:00AM-4:30PM / Rtg wkday, wknd & hldy call

Contact: Dana Butler
Tel: (712) 336-8790
Email: hr@lakeshealth.org
Address:
Highway 71 South; PO Box AB
Spirit Lake,
IA
51360

OVERVIEW:

 

Lakes Regional Healthcare is a growing and dynamic healthcare facility located in Spirit Lake, Iowa.  The hospital provides inpatient services that include acute & critical care, Obstetrics care, outpatient surgery services, imaging/radiology services, emergency & laboratory services, visiting physician clinics and primary care clinics.  The hospital is located in the heart of the Iowa Great Lakes.  In addition to being part of a growing and vibrant community, the area provides access to wonderful lakes, parks, schools and walking/biking trails.  www.vacationokoboji.com

 

SUMMARY:

 

Critical Care Paramedic, Respiratory Therapy works in a fast paced Inpatient and Outpatient Respiratory Therapy and Pulmonary Rehab Departments.  Position works with a variety of age groups from newborn to geriatric populations.  Shows genuine commitment to compassionate care of patients at Lakes Regional Healthcare and demonstrates effective working relationships with hospital staff, physicians, the public and outside agencies, through the use of effective interpersonal skills.  CCP documents accurate and ongoing assessments of patient's physical and psychosocial needs as well as any concerns.  Performs daily floor therapies and responds to all codes.  Assists in the performance of daily clerical, clinical and diagnostic duties associated with Respiratory Care including scheduling and performing Respiratory Care procedures as ordered by the Medical Staff. 

 

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE:

 

Paramedic License with additional Critical Care Paramedic endorsement.  CEU or RT associated courses or willingness to attend as assigned.  Six months Paramedic experience preferred.

 

CERTIFICATION and LICENSURE:

 

Current Iowa license.  Current certifications including BLS, ACLS, PALS, NRP and Adult/Child Abuse Mandatory Reporting or willingness to obtain in accordance with Education Policy.