Chapman Medical Center TECH - RESPIRATORY (CRTT) in Santa Ana, California

TECH - RESPIRATORY (CRTT)

Job Title:TECH - RESPIRATORY (CRTT)

Job Type:Full-Time

Location:Santa Ana, CA

Department:Respiratory

Shift:Varies

Job Description:Provides prescribed respiratory therapy procedures to all patients according to departmental pap's.Evaluates patients response to respiratory treatments.a.) Auscultates chest pre & post therapy for HR b.) Stop TX if pt has an adverse reaction & notifies nurse & physician.Assesses pt by performing initial assessment & develops a plan for therapy.a.) Re-assesses pt. Every 7 days b.) Obtains authorization to treat patient.Charts/records therapy and any changes in Dr's order on medical record and Patient Service Log.Charts legibly & in a time manner before the end of the assigned shift all therapy performed.Transcribes legibly all services performed with appropriate time intervals in Pt. Service Log & Medicare Cost Report.Receives verbal & written feedback from pts/family, team members, Dr. that are positive for good guest behavior.Demonstrates & promotes appropriate communication with nurse & physician team members.Stays in contact with Lead Therapist & inform them immediately of any problem areas.Keeps nursing team member informed regularly re: pts. Progress/regression towards goals.Minimum Experience: 6 months experience preferredRequired License/Certifications: Licensed as a RCP by the State of CA & BLS