Pulmonary Diagnostics- Respiratory Therapist, perdiem
Company: St. Luke's University Health Network
Posted on: January 24, 2023
St. Luke's is proud of the skills, experience and compassion of
its employees. The employees of St. Luke's are our most valuable
asset! Individually and together, our employees are dedicated to
satisfying the mission of our organization which is an unwavering
commitment to excellence as we care for the sick and injured;
educate physicians, nurses and other health care providers; and
improve access to care in the communities we serve, regardless of a
patient's ability to pay for health care. The Pulmonary Diagnostic
Respiratory Therapist will perform all inpatient and
outpatientpulmonary diagnostic testing.The intent of this job
description is to provide a summary of the major duties
andresponsibilities of this position and shall not be considered as
a detailed description of allthe work requirements that may be
inherent in the position.Pulmonary Function Testing (PFT) on
inpatients and outpatients.2. Processing, distributing, and
completing all PFT results.3. Scheduling tests as needed.4.
Performs six minute walks and reports results.5. Performs pulmonary
stress tests and reports results.6. Performs any other outpatient
tests and reports results.7. Performs arterial punctures.8. Makes
budget recommendations regarding expenditure of funds to meet
departmentobjectives and to maintain or reduce costs within
budgeted amounts.9. Maintains a high level of knowledge related to
the department and seeks opportunities toenhance professional
growth.10. Demonstrates competency in the assessment, range of
treatment, knowledgeof growth, development and communication
appropriate to the age of the patient treated.11.
Demonstrates/models the Hospital's core values and customer service
behaviors ininteraction with all customers (internal and
external).12. Complies with all departmental and hospital policies
regarding dress code, safety, andattendance and confidentiality.13.
Maintains confidentiality of all materials handled within the
Network/ Entity as well as theproper release of information.14.
Complies with Network and departmental policies regarding issues of
employee, patient and environmental safety and follows appropriate
reporting requirements.15. Demonstrates/models the Network's
Service Excellence Standards of Performance ininteractions with all
customers (internal and external).16. Demonstrates Performance
Improvement in the following areas as appropriate:
ClinicalCare/Outcomes, Customer/Service Improvement, Operational
System/Process, and Safety.17. Demonstrates financial
responsibility and accountability through the effective and
efficient use of resources in daily procedures, processes and
practices.18. Complies with Network and departmental policies
regarding attendance and dress code.OTHER FUNCTIONS:1. Any other
functions as designated by Respiratory Care Manger.
Please complete your application using your full legal name and
current home address. Be sure to include employment history for the
past seven (7) years, including your present employer.
Additionally, you are encouraged to upload a current resume,
including all work history, education, and/or certifications and
licenses, if applicable. It is highly recommended that you create a
profile at the conclusion of submitting your first application.
Thank you for your interest in St. Luke's
St. Luke's University Health Network is an Equal Opportunity
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