Title of Position
Senior Respiratory Therapist
Regular Full-Time (Req # 2014-220) Must be able to work rotating shifts, as assigned, for appropriate coverage. 40 hours per week for full-time employees. Occasional overtime and schedule changes may be required as needed.
Kuakini Medical Center
Responsible for the operational activities of a designated shift; serves as a liaison between the department, Administration, staff, and other departments. Responsible for compliance of appropriate respiratory care standards in the planning, organizing, directing, and implementation of respiratory care. Ensures that respiratory care procedures are performed in accordance with established departmental policies and procedures, through assessment, formulating respiratory diagnosis, planning, implementing, documenting, and evaluating plans of respiratory care to assigned patients.
Graduate from an American Medical Association (AMA) accredited school of respiratory care required. Basic Life Support (BLS), Level C certification required, with retraining once every two years. Minimum of three (3) years experience in respiratory care required. Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT): preferred or any combination of education and experience which would provide the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to meet the minimum qualifications to perform the essential functions of this position.