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  • Richmond, VA
  • 5/20/15
Registered Respiratory Therapist
The incumbent will institute oxygen and compressed air therapy on the wards and/or in the clinic area in accordance with physician's orders utilizing nasal catheters, cannulas, face masks and high humidity face tents. The incumbent will administer routine positive pressure breathing therapy and initiate and monitor the continuous or intermittent ventilation of patients via endotracheal or cuffed tracheostomy tubes, using the various mechanical ventilators available for this purpose. The incumbent will be knowledgeable in and routinely use the techniques of aseptic endotracheal aspiration in...