Thursday , March 30 2023

Indian Health Service Careers for Respiratory Therapist

Website Indian Health Service

Job Description:

This position is located in the Respiratory Therapy department at the Claremore Indian Hospital, Claremore, OK. The position is responsible for providing Respiratory Care services to neonate to adult patients as prescribed by the medical provider. Reports to the Supervisory Respiratory Therapist.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Establish and maintain mechanical ventilation for newborn, pediatric, and adult patients.
  • Establish and maintain care of non-invasive ventilated adult patients.
  • Perform arterial blood gas punctures, analyze, interpret lab values and take appropriate action.
  • Perform diagnostic Pulmonary Function Testing for patients requiring Forced Vital Capacity (FVC), Slow Vital Capacity (SVC), Lung Volumes (FRC), and Diffusing Capacities (DLCO) including the ability to complete calibrations/quality controls including biological quality controls as scheduled on the PFT analyzer according to manufacturer’s guidelines and hospital policy and procedure.

Job Requirements:

  • Selectee may be subject to a probationary/trial period
  • ESEP appointees typically serve a two year trial period
  • U.S. Citizenship is required
  • Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959

Job Details:

Company: Indian Health Service

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Management

Job Location: Claremore, OK, US

Job Category: Government

Application Deadline: N/A

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