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Registered Respiratory Therapist


Job details:

Medigas Manitoba Limited has a great opportunity for a Registered Respiratory Therapist (flexible working hours) in Brandon, MB.

In this position, you’ll work independently in a clinic setting, instructing and educating patients on how to use CPAP and Bi-level equipment, utilize electronic medical record charting, and perform oxygen therapy.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide and coordinate clinical respiratory services for the Sleep, Home Oxygen, Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) and Home Clinical Care Programs.
  • Provide expertise and clinical knowledge in respiratory services for patients on CPAP and Bi-Level.
  • Develop and execute processes to streamline procedures for CPAP the Bi-Level clinics.
  • Assess patients’ needs to modify the mode of CPAP equipment.
  • Desensitize patients in use of CPAP.
  • Analyze data to diagnosis sleep disorders, and perform respiratory and clinical assessments.
  • Understand oximeter readings and maintain files and report physiological findings related to sleep disorders.
  • Perform positive airway pressure (PAP) mask fittings, and adjust and re-evaluate fittings as necessary.
  • Provide client education related to respiratory therapy and equipment.
  • Demonstrate respiratory care procedures and the operation of related equipment to patients, family and medical staff.
  • Understand and familiarity with durable medical equipment (DME).
  • Operate a variety of monitoring, recording, diagnostic, therapeutic and associated equipment.
  • Understand and maintain knowledge of CPAP equipment, setup and operation of various sleep unit equipment.
  • Comply with safety regulations related to equipment and medical gases.
  • Perform troubleshooting and basic maintenance, cleaning, and setup for respiratory equipment.
  • Provide technical support for all respiratory equipment.
  • Maintain and input client information into system software.
  • Monitor and oversee contract compliance with home oxygen and CPAP contractor.
  • Follow company and industry policies and regulations.

Qualifications:

  • Graduated from an accredited Respiratory Therapy Program and are registered with MARRT.
  • Three years' experience as a Clinical Respiratory Therapist.
  • Interest and experience dealing with patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA).
  • Experience in sleep disorders and treatment (an asset).
  • The ability to make effective planning decisions.
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • The ability to work collaboratively on a team.
  • Proven effective patient assessment skills.

We offer great working conditions, an opportunity for growth, and a competitive salary and benefits.

Medigas Manitoba Limited is Manitoba’s leading supplier of medical devices and gases for home-based patients, hospitals, nursing homes, doctors, veterinarians, and EMS.

If you fit these qualifications, please submit your resume to hr@ppghr.com or apply online at www.ppghr.com.



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Company Name

Painchaud Performance Group

Posted By

Sarah Giesbrecht
hr@ppghr.com

Job Category

Post Date

April 1, 2014 (Long time ago)


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