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Respiratory Equipme Technician-2656

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
Port Republic, NJ 08241
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    153961395
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


Pomona, NJ

POSITION SHIFT: Varies

POSITION STATUS: Per Diem/Pool

REQ_NUM: 07-28621

Department: Respiratory Therapy City

Hours Per Week 0.01

Holidays Required? Yes

Job Category: Respiratory

Location: Mainland Hospital

Weekends Required? Yes


POSITION SUMMARY
As an integral part of the Respiratory team, the RT Equipment Associate performs indirect patient care functions under the supervision of licensed Respiratory Therapist.



The Associate is responsible for assisting the Respiratory therapist with daily patient care needs. The Associate will be responsible for collecting equipment, cleaning, and setting up respectively. The associate will follow and enforce safety rules applying to equipment. The associate may be required to collect test specimens from the units for the respiratory therapist.



The Associate may be required to assist the respiratory Therapist during a procedure. The associate is required to ensure all respiratory equipment are ready for use at each time when needed, and the equipment supply room is kept clean and neatly organized at all times, while working with department leadership to ensure all supplies are ordered on time.



The Associate assists customers in a friendly, prompt, caring manner, always maintaining the highest level of confidentiality and respect. This position works as part of the care team to meet the needs of the customer and to support team objectives, assisting other team members when necessary.

QUALIFICATIONS
EDUCATION: Associate Degree or equivalent required.
EXPERIENCE: Ability to speak and write English Language required. BLSHCP from the American Heart Association required within 30 days at time of hire or transfer. Knowledge of medical terminology required. Enrolled in Respiratory program. Interpersonal skills required to effectively communicate with other team members. Candidates for this position must demonstrate the ability to be flexible, set priorities, solve problems and use good judgment in difficult situations. Proficiency in Clinical Applications preferred at time of hire; incumbents within position will be trained appropriately and then skill will be required for this position within 30-60 days from date of hire.



PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS
Demonstrates the ability to perform the department specific competencies as listed on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool.







WORK ENVIRONMENT
Potential for exposure to the hazards and risk of the hospital environment, including exposure to infectious disease, blood-borne pathogens, hazardous substances, and potential injury.
Reaching, stooping, kneeling and crouching approximately 25% of a workday; visual and physical ability required to work at a computer terminal; standing and walking
Approximately 50% of a workday; lifting approximately 50 to 100 pounds frequently with assistance occasionally; physical abilities required to push, pull or transport equipment and patients. Essential functions of this position are listed on the department specific Assessment and Evaluation Tool.



REPORTING RELATIONSHIP
This position reports to respiratory leadership.
The above statement reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the position.





PI153961395

Posted: 2021-11-16 Expires: 2021-12-17

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