Respiratory Therapist

Deming, NM 88030 US

Position Type: Rehab Jobs Job Number: 2777
Growing Hospital in beautiful Southern New Mexico is seeking a Respiratory Therapist to join their Team!


Respiratory Therapist Job Description


  • Provides instruction to patients and/or caregivers on the proper use of equipment and/or respiratory care procedures.
  • Ensures patients and/or caregivers can effectively operate and maintain equipment. Performs clinical assessments and tests such as pulse oximetry, ETCO2, spirometry, and vital signs.
  • Responsible for routine patient follow-up contacts based on individual needs.
  • May need to perform on-call duties as needed.
  • Provides and operates various types of respiratory care equipment including but not limited to oxygen therapy, nebulization therapy, apnea monitoring, suctioning, PAP, invasive and non-invasive ventilation.
  • Inspects and tests equipment to ensure proper operating condition.
  • Prepares and maintains a record for each patient containing all pertinent information, care plans, physician prescriptions and follow-up documentation.
  • Responsible for accurate data entry on monitoring websites for certain respiratory equipment
  • Consults with referring physician regarding patient treatment, medical condition, home environment, and Plan of Care.
  • Participates in ongoing education and training sessions regarding respiratory patient care.
  • Assist with patient scheduling as needed.
  • Performs other duties as required.

Respiratory Therapist Benefits
  • Competitive Hourly Pay
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Full Healthcare, vision, dental, 401k plan

Respiratory Therapist Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited program for respiratory therapy is required
  • Registration or certification by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC). Does not include RN or LPN clinicians.
  • Hold a current CPR Certification.
  • Hold all applicable licensure in good standing for the State of New Mexico.


If you are interested in learning more about this outstanding opportunity,
please contact Lilliana del Real




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