Summary of Duties: Operational Manager and designated leader for Respiratory Care Services, its patient population and assigned staff
Educational Requirements: Graduate of an AMA-approved school for respiratory care. AS degree or higher.
Licensure/Certification Requirements: Licensed by California State Board of Respiratory Care. Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) by NBRC. Must have ACLS, NRP, and BLS Certification. NBRC Specialty exam (NPS and/or ACCS) preferred.
Experience Requirements: At least 5 years of progressive related experience. At least 1 year as an educator or 2 years as preceptor experience in related job function.
Special Skills or Abilities: Prefer 4 years of critical care experience in specialty area such as Adult ICU, Trauma or NICU. Computer skills required with preference for EPIC charting system. Expertise and current knowledge base of all aspects of Joint Commission Standards for safe practices for Arterial Blood Gas Laboratories required.
Membership in Professional Organization Required.