Respiratory Therapist

Employer
Medi-Rents & Sales, Inc.
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Respiratory Services DME $2000.00 Sign On Bonus Respiratory Therapist sought to join Medi-Rents & Sales, Inc.'s successful team. Currently we are seeking a professional and dedicated Respiratory Therapist to help service our 200 ventilator patients. Job Requirements:Respiratory Therapist License2 year college degreeApplicant must possess a valid driver license issued by the state in which you reside Preferred Qualifications:Previous experience in DME, HME, respiratory but not required. Competencies :Strong team playerRelationship building people skillsHighly organized, strong presentation skillsDesire to work in an environment that rewards for top performance Medi-Rents provides:Competitive CompensationCompany CarCell PhoneHealth and wellness benefits to include medical, prescription.Dental Plan paid by employeePTO and paid holidaysEmployee DiscountsEmployee Referral program Again, Compensation includes a competitive salary. Responsibilities: Restores patient's pulmonary function; alleviates pain; supports life by planning and administering medically prescribed respiratory therapy.Duties:* Meets patient's goals and needs and provides quality care.* Trains patients and caregivers on ventilators and other respiratory and DME equipment.* Respiratory equipment follow-up.* Evaluates effects of respiratory therapy treatment plan by observing, noting, and evaluating patient's progress.* Completes discharge planning by consulting with physicians, nurses, social workers, and other health care workers; contributing to patient care conferences.* Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.* Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.* Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.* Ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.* Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.* Develops respiratory therapy staff by providing information; developing and conducting in-service training programs.* Complies with federal, state, and local legal and certification requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions.* Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.Skills/Qualifications:Bedside Manner, Physiological Knowledge, Infection Control, Health Promotion and Maintenance, Creating a Safe, Effective Environment, Informing Others, Verbal Communication, Medical Teamwork, Judgment, Procedural Skills, People Skills Company Description: Medi-Rents & Sales, Inc. is a locally owned and operated home medical equipment & supply provider that has been serving the Mid-Atlantic region since 1980. Our staff includes licensed Pharmacists, Respiratory Therapists, RN's, LPNs and Medical Equipment technicians. Because of the medically fragile patients we service we provide our caregivers, patients and referrals with a true one-stop shop for all of their medical needs so that they aren't inconvenienced with calling several different companies to get everything the patient needs. So If you are an experienced health care or medical supply professional looking for a rewarding career working in the home medical equipment field, Medi-Rents and Sales would like to talk to you. As an established and growing home medical equipment and respiratory provider, Medi-Rents and Sales is looking to hire the best people to work with our customers.