Fairview Health Services  Respiratory Therapist in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Respiratory Therapist

Specialty Respiratory Therapy

Location Fairview Home Medical Equipment

Department DURABLE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT

Hours per 2 weeks 80

Shift Day

Date Posted 06/22/2018

Job Number 18-73096

Job Description:

The Respiratory Therapist will be working with Fairview Home Medical Equipment serving our oxygen, NIV and PAP patients. The Respiratory Therapist is responsible for providing diagnostic and therapeutic services as prescribed by a physician by following defined treatment protocol according to the department policies. They will collect, assesses, interpret and intervene as appropriate in the care of pediatric, adult and geriatric respiratory patients in the clinic and home.

This position is benefit eligible! The schedule will be Monday through Friday with an on-call rotation.

Job Qualifications:

Required

License/Certification/Registration

Temporary MN license or Licensure through MN Board of Medical Practice as a Respiratory Therapist.

Basic Life Support Certification for a healthcare provider

Preferred

Education

Bachelors degree - graduate of accredited (CoARC or JRCRTE)

Experience

Experience in DME for 1 + years

License/Certification/Registration

RRT certification

Additional Requirements

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.