Respiratory Therapist CRT/ Cardiopulmonary/ PRN / Days

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Date posted: 09/17/2019

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 Respiratory Therapist CRT Cardiopulmonary, PRN job, Days, Albuquerque, NM

We are looking for a  Respiratory Therapist CRT to join our Cardiopulmonary team in Albuquerque, NM.

  This PRN job is located at     Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital   provides state-of-the-art rehabilitation services for patients recovering from health care conditions such as stroke, brain injury and musculoskeletal disorders. The only rehabilitation hospital in the state accredited in six programs by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation   Facilities (CARF).    


  Registered Respiratory Therapist/RRT   Job Responsibilities: 

  • Adheres to policies, procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.
  • Provides direct invasive and non-invasive cardiopulmonary exams and procedures.
  • Administers, monitors and records medications and therapies as prescribed by physicians including, but not limited to, setting up and maintaining patient ventilation, and performing arterial blood gas procedures.  

   Respiratory Therapist CRT Education and Experience Job Requirements

  • Minimum:  Completion of a Respiratory Therapy program from an accredited institution.

  • Desired: Associate’s Degree

  • Ability to communicate effectively; Ability to work independently.  Knowledge of basic respiratory procedures. 

  • Desired: One (1) year of related experience

  • Minimum: Current NM Respiratory Care License; BLS.

  • Desired: PALS, NALS, or ACLS; National Specialty Certification.  AARC Membership.

  Why Lovelace?

  •   Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work 2018   ,2019     

  •   UNM Occupational Therapy Fieldwork Site of the Year 2017     

  •   Excellence in Outcomes Award- Orthopedics (Q3 2016) from Focus   On   Therapeutic Outcomes (FOTO), Inc. for Wyoming, Enchanted Hills, Santa Fe and Jemez rehabilitation clinics     

  •   Hospital of Choice Award from the American Alliance of Healthcare P   roviders     


Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

  ID: 11285



job facility

Cardio Pulmonary - Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital

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