Allied Health
COV00017589 Requisition #

Your Opportunity:

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The Respiratory Therapist I (RT) is responsible for professional assessment, therapeutic intervention and follow-up for patients with cardio-pulmonary and related disorders. The RT I reviews clinical referrals, conducts assessments and performs diagnostic testing, develops and administers care plans for patients, facilitates discharge and provides education to clients, family and care givers. The RT I is responsible for the provision of services in accordance with established standards, and the Mission, Vision, Values, policies and procedures of Covenant Health.

  • Classification: Respiratory Therapist I
  • Department: Respiratory Routine Thrpy GNCH
  • Primary Location: Grey Nuns Community Hospital
  • Multi-Site: Not Applicable
  • FTE: 0.71
  • Posting End Date: 26-OCT-2020
  • Temporary Employee Class: Temp P/T Benefits
  • Date Available: 09-NOV-2020
  • Temporary End Date: 08-MAY-2021
  • Hours per Shift: 11.08
  • Length of Shift in weeks: 12
  • Shifts per cycle: 30
  • Shift Pattern: Days, Nights, Weekends
  • Days Off: As Per Rotation
  • Minimum Salary: $36.81
  • Maximum Salary: $47.30
  • Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Required Qualifications:

Graduate of a recognized and accredited school of Respiratory Therapy program or recognized equivalent required. Active registration and member in good standing with the College and Association of Respiratory Therapists of Alberta (CARTA) required. Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider (Level C) required.

Additional Required Qualifications:

Current certification in Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) required. Proven Problem solving and critical thinking skills required. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required. Excellent organizational and time management skills required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Active membership with the Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists (CSRT) preferred. Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) training preferred. Two years of current acute care experience in AICU, ER, NICU, Medicine and Surgical Units preferred. Completion of Trec and Trac training preferred. Additional courses in Smoking Cessation, Patient Education, Care Maps, Student Preceptoring and area specific training preferred.

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