Function: The Cardiopulmonary Staff Therapist basic function is to deliver cardiopulmonary care, as directed by the physician to outpatients of Wayne UNC Health Care in an effective and efficient manner.
Transports and sets up equipment and administers therapies as ordered by the physician, within 10 minutes on all STAT orders and performs scheduled treatments for routine ordrs in a timely manner.
Provides therapy per department standards
Answers CPR call within 5 minutes of Dr. Blue announcement
Assists with diagnostic studies per department standard.
Reviews patien's record to ensure against contraindication to treatment prescribed and makes recommendation to physician as necessary. Reports to supervisor in charge an complications encountered when treating patients.
Completion of Respiratory Therapy program
At least one year experience in Respiratory Therapy preferred.