Patient assessment, mechanical ventilatory support monitoring, non-invasive ventilation
support, administration of medical gas delivery systems (i.e.: heliox, nitric, oxygen
compressed air, etc...).
Humidification and aerosol therapy, airway management, delivery of aerosolized & instilled
medications, chest physical therapy, vest therapy, IPV therapy, in-exsuffalator therapy,
cardiopulmonary resuscitation, arterial blood gas acquisition & analysis,
Transcutaneous pc02 & po2 monitoring, pulse oximetry monitoring & trending,
ventilatory weaning, peak flow monitoring, assist with bedside tracheostomies, and
Internal and external patient transporting, patient and family education
Scheduled Days / Hours: Work shift varies.
AS/BS Degree, Graduate of an AMA Approved Respiratory Care Program.
Post Respiratory Care program graduate.
1-2 years preferred Pediatric and Adult critical care experience.
Required License/Certifications/ Registration:
Current New Jersey State Respiratory Care Board License, valid BLS/NRP.
Maintain required proficiencies (skills fair, BLS, NALS, and NJ State Licensure).