Associates Degree in Respiratory Therapy; Bachelor's degree preferred. Degree in Respiratory Therapy/Care must be from a CoARC Accredited program.
Minimum of two years experience as a Respiratory Therapist; experience in Pulmonary Function, preferred.
Licensed Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP), Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT). Certified Pulmonary Function Technician (CPFT) required within 1 year of hire; Registered Pulmonary Function Technologist (RPFT) preferred.
The technologic development and advances in the field of pulmonary medicine require up-to-date knowledge and experience in pulmonary function testing. Computer literacy and strong mathematical skills are also desired. Excellent verbal communication skills required; ability to communicate to both patients and physicians.
Must be able to lift 40 pounds.