Rady Children's Hospital San Diego Respiratory Therapist II-49498 in San Diego, California

JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for assessment, diagnostic and therapeutic interventions affecting the cardiopulmonary system for both children and adults. Selects and administers the appropriate care, taking into consideration the age, development level and size of the patient. Provides a caring relationship that facilitates health and healing. Should be able to identify own limitations and seek appropriate resources, as needed.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Associate's Degree in Respiratory Therapy or a diploma from a NBRC certified Respiratory Therapist Program

  • 1 year of experience

  • California Respiratory Care Practitioner License

  • RRT certification

  • PALS certification

  • NRP certification

  • BLS/CPR certification (Issued by American Heart Association Provider)

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Respiratory Therapy

  • 3 years of experience

  • Neonatal Pediatric Specialist (NPS)

  • Asthma Educator Certification

  • Previous pediatric experience

  • Bilingual