Respiratory Therapist x16


  • Monitor patient physiological responses to therapy such as arterial blood gases, vital signs or blood chemistry, and lung function changes, and consulting with physicians if there are adverse reactions.
  • Set up and operate devices including therapeutic gas administration apparatus, mechanical ventilators, environmental control systems, and aerosol generators.
  • Provide emergency care, such as external cardiac massage, artificial respiration, or assistance with cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
  • Inspect, test, clean, and maintain respiratory therapy equipment to ensure it is functioning safely and efficiently.
  • Maintain charts that contain patient identification and therapy information.
  • Measure arterial blood gases, reading prescriptions, lung capacity, and reviewing other information to assess patient condition.
  • Relay blood analysis results to a physician.
  • Make emergency visits to resolve equipment problems when necessary.
  • Order equipment repairs when necessary.
  • Explain health care treatment procedures to patients to gain cooperation.
  • Check pulmonary function in patients.

Job Requirements

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a Respiratory Therapist.
  • Current unrestricted registration as a Registered Nurse within home country.
  • Current Respiratory Care Practitioner license to practice.
  • Completion of an accredited respiratory therapy program or technical college course for respiratory therapy.
  • Current unrestricted registration as a Respiratory Therapist within home country.
  • Current Advanced Life Support (ACLS), Basic Life Support (BLS) accredited through the AHA or equivalent and PHTLS/ITLS.
  • Full, detailed and most updated resume/CV.
  • Valid passport.
  • Must be able to speak and understand English Language.
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