Respiratory Care Practitioner II

Children's Hospital & Research Center Oakland, CA
State License

BLS, NRP, PALS

RCP, RRT

Job Summary:

The Respiratory Care Practitioner II is responsible for the assessment of respiratory patients with acute and chronic illnesses, to ensure delivery of clinically appropriate respiratory care procedures as prescribed by the medical staff for neonate, pediatric, adolescent and adult patients.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Completion of an accredited school of Respiratory Care program or equivalent to be licensed.

Required Certificate/License: Current CA RCP license. Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT). BLS, NRP required.

Experience: One year of neonatal/pediatric acute and intensive care preferred.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Effective communication skills. Ability to maintain emotional stability. Ability to use computer systems Strong organizational and teamwork skills.

Physical Requirements:

Sit: Up to 3 hours/day

Stand/Walk: 6-8 hours

Bend/Stoop: Up to 3 hours

Reach: Up to 6 hours

Rep Use of UE/Grasp: Up to 6 hrs

Lift/Push/Pull: 25lbs, over 25# with assistance or equipment

This job requires the ability to hear alarms clients and/or instruction. The ability to see accurately from 20 inches to 20-ft. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function of this position.

UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland seeks candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence, and the communities we serve.