Certified Respiratory Therapist

Job ID: 17570

Posted: 9 Days Ago

Base: Multi-Specialty CBOC, Tucson, AZ

FLSA: Hourly Non-Exempt

Job Type: Temp

Location: Arizona (AZ)

Gross Pay: $

RESPIRATORY THERAPIST

“We encourage Military Veterans and Military Spouses to apply"

 

SITE OF SERVICE:

·       Southeast Tucson VA Clinic- 7395 S Houghton Rd. Tucson, AZ 85747

·       One year contract

·       Full Time

POSITION QUALIFICATION/REQUIREMENTS:

·       Education: Successful completion of a 2-year accredited course study leading to an associate degree in respiratory therapy.

·       Experience: Ability to perform therapeutic modalities related to respiratory care

·       Licensure: Must have a current, active Registered Respiratory Therapy (RRT) license

·       Certification: RRT (Required)  

·       Cardiac Certifications: Must have the following hands-on certification through the American Heart Association or American Red Cross

  Basic Life Support (BLS)

·       U.S. Citizenship: Shall be a U.S. citizen.

·       English Language Requirement:  Shall be able to read, write, speak and understand English well enough to effectively communicate with all patients and other health care providers.

·       Physical Capability: Shall be physically capable of standing and/or sitting for extended periods of time and physically capable of performing all services required under the contract.

DUTIES:

·       Assess and evaluate patients' respiratory conditions

·       Administer respiratory therapy treatments, including oxygen therapy, aerosol therapy, and chest physiotherapy

·       Monitor patients' response to therapy and make necessary adjustments

·       Perform diagnostic tests such as pulmonary function tests and arterial blood gas analysis

·       If you are a dedicated Respiratory Therapist looking for an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of patients, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your resume detailing your relevant experience.

HOURS:

·       Monday- Friday – Hours (TBD)

·       44 hours per week

 

 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS/SKILLS

Must be comfortable in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. Must be able and willing to reprioritize on short notice and work on multiple simultaneous projects. Flexible and able to work with various personalities. Teamwork skills required. Time management skills required. The ability to meet deadlines in a deadline intensive environment is essential. High level of adaptability and willingness to embrace change in a fast-paced, demanding environment.

LUKE does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability or veteran status in provision of services or employment opportunities and benefits. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

Links:

To learn more about LUKE, please visit our website at:

https://lukestaffing.com/

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Why choose LUKE?

At LUKE, we’re honored the U.S. Government has entrusted us with their staffing needs for over 20 years. We’ve built a strong reputation as a reliable partner, delivering vital healthcare solutions.

When you join our team, you become part of a nationwide network of top-tier professionals who share your passion for excellence. Whether you’re a nurse, physician, therapist, caregiver, or any other healthcare specialist, we have a diverse range of positions available to match your unique skills and interests.