Samaritan Health Services Respiratory Therapist-Reg in Corvallis, Oregon

Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center * GSR Respiratory Therapy

Corvallis, OR

Radiology/ Respiratory Care

.9 (72 hrs/pp), Day,

  • JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE

  • Provides effective respiratory care through approved client assessment, diagnostics, therapeutics and education. Provision of services is initiated by physician order and approved protocols.

  • DEPARTMENT DESCRIPTION

  • Samaritan Health Services Respiratory Therapy team delivers treatment and diagnostic patient care services to critical and non-critical patients. We serve all age groups and patient populations using evidence-based techniques related to the cardiopulmonary system.

  • EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS

  • Current registration by National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC-RRT) required.

  • Current state of Oregon Respiratory Care License required.

  • Healthcare Provider BLS required.

  • Two (2) years clinical experience in Respiratory Care preferred.

  • GSR Respiratory Therapy:

  • ACLS required within one (1) year of hire.

  • If responsible for acute care, NRP and PALS required within one (1) year of hire.

  • GSRMC Neonatal Intubation Certification required or obtained within 90 days of hire and quarterly maintained by all regularly scheduled employees.

  • If responsible for Diagnostic care, Registered Pulmonary Function Technologist (RPFT) required within 18 months of hire.

  • KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES

  • Patient Care - Possess the skills and knowledge needed to assist and care for others. Ability to recognize symptoms, drug properties and interactions, treatments, and preventive health-care measures within scope of practice.

  • Communication - Effective written and oral communication skills to explain complex issues, exchange information between team members, and tactfully discuss issues. Ability to perform group presentations and listen to and understand complex information and ideas.

  • Time Management - Ability to organize, plan and prioritize work to complete within required time frames and to follow-up on pending issues. Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously and thrive in dynamic fast-paced environments and under pressure.

  • Conflict resolution - Ability to proactively resolve conflicts in a positive and constructive manner. Possess the knowledge and skills to handle complaints, settle disputes, and negotiate with others to reach mutually beneficial decisions.

  • Social Perceptiveness - Ability to work with a diverse population from pediatrics to geriatrics. Basic understanding of age-related differences in caring for and/or communicating with patients and caregivers. Possess personal sensitivity to the needs and experiences of others and a non-judgmental attitude towards persons of differing standards, values, lifestyles, and ages.

  • Medical Terminology - Knowledge of medical records, procedures and terminology. Ability to read, interpret, and apply policies, procedures, laws, and regulations.

  • PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Rarely (1 - 10% of the time)

Occasionally (11 - 33% of the time)

Frequently (34 - 66% of the time)

Continually (67 – 100% of the time)

CLIMB - LADDER

LIFT(Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 20 - 40 Lbs

LIFT(Knee to chest: 24"-54") 20 - 40 Lbs

CARRY1-handed, 0 - 20 pounds

CARRY2-handed, 0 - 20 pounds

SQUATStatic (hold >30 sec)

PUSH(0-20 pounds force)

PULL(0-20 pounds force)

WALK - LEVEL SURFACE

CLIMB - STAIRS

WALK - INCLINE

LIFT(Waist to Eye: up to 54") 0 - 20 Lbs

SQUATRepetitive

BEND FORWARDat waist

ROTATE TRUNKStanding

PUSH(40-60 pounds force)

PULL(40 - 60 pounds force)

SIT

STAND

ROTATE TRUNKSitting

REACH -Forward

REACH- Upward

MANUAL DEXTERITYHands/wrists

FINGER DEXTERITY

PINCHFingers

GRASPHand/Fist

LIFT(Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 0 - 20 Lbs

LIFT(Knee to chest: 24"-54") 0 - 20 Lbs

LIFT(Overhead: 54" and above) 0 - 20 Lbs

Posted: 06/13/2018

Req #: 41231

Start Time: 0630 (6:30 am)

Weekend Required: Rotating

Overtime Rule: 12+40

End Time: 1830 (6:30 pm)

Salary Range: $24.73 - $36.32