Southlake Regional Health Centre

Registered Respiratory Therapist - OR

Found in: Talent CA

Description:

Job Summary

We are seeking a Registered Respiratory Therapist to work in all areas and support all services of the Operating Room and Post Anaesthetic Care Unit. This position includes being on call after hours to support the cardiac operating rooms

Primary Responsibilities

Provides invasive and non-invasive ventilation, in collaboration with the health care team
Performs arterial blood gases and arterial line insertions
Performs respiratory assessments and respiratory monitoring
Performs ventilator management and advanced airway management
Performs intubation, extubation, and oxygen therapy
Monitor and set up of cardio respiratory equipment
Other clinical/technical duties in the operating room as assigned

Skills & Abilities


•Knowledge of Anaesthesiology, basic hemodynamic principles and Anaesthesia equipment to be operated

•Multi-service Operating Room experience within the last five (5) years is preferred

•Minimum two (2) years recent critical care experience an asset

•Demonstrated competence in arterial line insertion required

•Demonstrates excellence in communication, both written and verbal

•Demonstrates willingness to work in an inter-professional environment

•Commitment to inter-professional teaching and learning

•Analysis / problem assessment

•Innovative and willing to learn

•Commitment to customer service and teamwork

•Demonstrates individual leadership skills

Qualifications


•RRT registered with the College of Respiratory Therapists in the General Class

•Practice according to the standards and guidelines set out by the College

•Registered Respiratory Therapist

•Registered with the C.R.T.O.

•Participates in the CRTO's Quality Assurance Program

•BCLS required

•ACLS preferred

At Southlake, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible environment. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the community in which we live and serve, including those with disabilities. Southlake is committed to providing accommodations in all parts of the hiring process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

It is the responsibility of all Southlake employees to work in a safe manner and promote health and safety in the workplace.

calendar_today 5 days ago



info Permanent Full Time

location_on Newmarket, Canada

work Southlake Regional Health Centre

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