The Regional Medical Center of Acadiana
Position Summary: To provide skilled, quality care to patients with cardiac and pulmonary disease or injury through respiratory assessment,diagnostic and therapy. To promote wellness by education to the patients and their families, other health care workers and the community. Participates in Cardiovascular Continuous Quality Improvement.
Licensure/Certification/Registration: Certification/Registration for Respiratory Care by the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners and National Board for Respiratory Care; Current CPR, Healthcare provider; ACLS certification within 6 months.Education: High School diploma or equivalent. Graduate of an approved school of Respiratory Therapy. Active membership in the AARC, and LSRC are recommended.Experience: Two years experience in Respiratory Therapy, preferred.Special Qualifications: Good communication skills, computer skills necessary. Ability to work with others as a team to ensure quality patient care and testing