|Respiratory Therapy Trainee|
|Category:||Professional / Technical|
|Facility:||Sarah Bush Lincoln - Main Campus|
|Schedule:||Per diem (scheduled <40 pp)|
Contact: Amy Zerrusen
Reporting to the Respiratory Therapy Supervisor and Director of Critical Care Services, works under the proximal supervision of a licensed Respiratory Care Practitioner in treating patients with cardiopulmonary disabilities and/or diseases by providing basic and selected advanced respiratory therapy, diagnostics and monitoring to stable non-CCU patients in accordance with physician orders. Does not provide advanced respiratory care in the CCU, ER, and Nursery. Enrolled in an accredited respiratory care program with successful completion of the first year. Must be enrolled in the second year of the program. Demonstrated competence/ability to perform basic and selected advanced respiratory care procedures and practices. Current certification in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (C.P.R.) required.