Baton Rouge General Medical Center
Baton Rouge General is the only hospital in the area to offer therapist the opportunity to care for patients from neonatal to geriatric, including NICU & PICU. We have competitive shift differentials including a specialty differential for therapist trained to staff the NICU. If you want a great, teamwork atmosphere, then this department is for you.
Educational Opportunities include: Annual competency fairs are held on low frequency equipment. Routinely bring in vendors for lunch & learns. We offer staff to attend the annual LSRC convention and we also post links to free continuing education credits in our monthly newsletter.
JOB PURPOSE OR MISSION: Provides respiratory therapy and/or performs diagnostic and therapeutic procedures related to cardiopulmonary disorder as ordered by physician
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
One year in acute care hospital preferred
SPECIAL SKILL, LICENSE AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS
Current Louisiana License as a Registered Respiratory Therapist
NRP, PALS and ACLS preferred