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Respiratory Therapy Sleep Technician SCH SJC

Location: Cheektowaga, NY, United States

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Job Description

Facility: Sisters of Charity Hospital St Joseph Campus

Shift: Shift 3

Status: Per Diem FTE: 0.100000

Bargaining Unit: ACE Associates

Exempt from Overtime: Exempt: No

Work Schedule: Nights

Hours:
6:00p-6:00a

Summary:

Performs prescribed procedures of respiratory care under the direction of a physician in accordance with established policies, practices and standards.

Responsibilities:

EDUCATION
  • Associates Degree in Respiratory Therapy
  • Must possess valid New York State Technician license to practice Respiratory Therapy
  • Must possess Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) credential
  • Must complete the AASM A-step self-study modules within 18 months of hire
  • BLS/CPR certification required within three (3) months of hire
EXPERIENCE
  • Pre-Hire Experience: One (1) year of previous respiratory and/ or sleep clinical experience preferred, however, new graduates with a Respiratory Therapy Technician license to practice Respiratory Therapy will be considered
  • Post-Hire Experience: Orientation and training to the essential functions of the position is expected to be completed during the introduction period

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY
  • Must possess good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must possess the ability to assess/interpret patient data and draw appropriate conclusions

WORKING CONDITIONS
  • Frequent exposure to infectious diseases/blood and body fluids
  • Works with a variety of medical gases
  • May require variable work schedules to maintain a 24/7 operation, including overnight shifts and weekend/holiday work time. Responsible to carry/respond to a pager when on duty
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