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RRT (registered respiratory therapist)


Source: Job Bank

Location

Winnipeg, MB
R3C3H8

Salary

$35.97 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 50 hours per week
  • Education: College/CEGEP
  • Experience: Experience an asset
  • Respiratory care therapy/therapist

Work setting

  • Hospital/medical facility or clinic
  • Public or community health centre
  • Health care institution, facility or clinic
  • Respiratory therapy

Tasks

  • Infection control
  • Care for, assess and monitor the health of newborns and refer infants to appropriate medical services as required
  • Operate, monitor, maintain, calibrate and test equipment
  • Advise patients on health care
  • Collaborate with members of an interdisciplinary health team and plan, implement, co-ordinate and evaluate patient care
  • Conduct patient interviews, physical assessments and take medical histories
  • Formulate and implement treatment plans and monitor patients' progress
  • Provide health maintenance education
  • Monitor patients and advise physician of any changes in patients' condition
  • Perform diagnostic tests and assist physicians with cardiac and cardiopulmonary stress tests and bronchoscopies
  • Provide information and care for patients during tests
  • Assess patients and perform or assist with interventions such as airway maintenance, line insertions, inductions and intubations
  • Participate in home care programs for chronic respiratory patients and provide patient and family education

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • CPR Certificate

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Immunization records
  • Child Abuse Registry check
  • Adult Abuse Registry check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Physically demanding
  • Sitting
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Repetitive tasks

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Initiative
  • Organized

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement
  • Life insurance

Long term benefits

  • Maternity and parental benefits

Other benefits

  • Other benefits
  • Parking available

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