Detroit Receiving Hospital/UHC Respiratory Care Intern ll in Detroit, Michigan

Job Title Respiratory Care Intern ll Job Location Name Detroit Receiving Hospital/UHC Job Description Administers respiratory care as assigned under the general supervision of Licensed Respiratory Therapist, who delegates tasks based upon patient needs and the skills and abilities of the Respiratory Care Student Associate. Administers prescribed doses of medical gases and aerosolized drugs to patients and uses oxygen mixtures in conjunction with therapeutic respiratory therapy equipment. As assigned and supervised, provides invasive and noninvasive ventilator care. Performs blood gas analysis and maintenance on analyzers and provides/monitors routine oxygen therapy. Operates, calibrates, processes and maintains respiratory equipment. Sets up and administers therapeutic treatments. Performs patient care rounds, and interacts with the Respiratory Case Manager and/or Senior Respiratory Therapist in the development of the patient s respiratory care plan. Performs patient transports. Educates patient, as needed, regarding the use of equipment. [BRASSRING IMPORT 11/9/16] Minimum Qualifications 1. Actively enrolled in, and in good standing with, an AMA/CoARC approved Respiratory Care Program. Successful completion of three semesters of the program. 2. Completion of one clinical ventilator rotation. 3. Letter of recommendation from clinicalrogram director(s) confirming passing status in all program courses. 4. High school diploma/GED. 5. BLS Certification required. [BRASSRING IMPORT 11/9/16] Category Respiratory Work Shift Varies Benefit Status Contingent Bi-Weekly Hours 24 Work Week 7 daysAt Detroit Medical Center (DMC), we are committed to maintaining an environment of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action. If you need a reasonable accommodation to access the information provided on this web site, please contact the DMC facility where the position is available, for further assistance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status or status as an individual disability. Employer's Job# 23917BRPlease visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.