Respiratory Therapist

Respiratory Therapist


Healthcare - Allied Health


Hartford, Connecticut

Employment Type



WCS Healthcare is urgently seeking a Respiratory Therapist for a state of the art healthcare system in Hartford, CT.

Job Description:

Compensation : $ 75
Job ID : 16710


  • Reviews data in-patient record, including admission and current R.C. orders, patient history, physical exam, PFT values, ABG results, and laboratory data
  • Set up and maintain respiratory equipment as instructed
  • Attends department meetings and in-services as instructed
  • Performs patient assessment in order to monitor effects of therapy provided and documents this assessment in the patient chart
  • Conducts prescribed therapeutic procedures to achieve and maintain adequate oxygenation
  • Conducts prescribed therapeutic procedures to achieve and maintain a patent airway, including maintenance of adequate humidification
  • Obtain and analyzes ABG's as ordered/per policy

Job Requirements:


  • Current RRT license (or willingness to obtain)

  • 1-2 years of acute care experience in this specialty

  • BLS certification from the American Heart Association

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills



Disclosure:  The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.




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