Under the supervision of the Cardiopulmonary Supervisor, the Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP) performs Respiratory Care treatment and modalities including following approved protocols as described in the Respiratory Care Procedure Manual and other clinical duties while caring for patients admitted under the services of their physicians.
Serving the greater Stanislaus County with 423 plus acute care beds, Memorial Medical Center provides a full continuum of care including 24-hour emergency care, inpatient and outpatient surgery, obstetrics, pediatrics, nuclear medicine, dialysis therapy, diagnostic imaging, intensive care, physical therapy, and home health. Specialized care includes Memorial Regional Cancer Center and Memorial Heart Institute.
Must be a graduate of a CoARC (Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care) approved school for Respiratory Care.
Current and Valid Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP) licensure from the State of California. (Respiratory Care Board of California).
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification or must be acquired within 12 months of employment.
Current Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification or must be acquired within 12 months of employment.
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification or must be acquired within 12 months of employment.
Ability to read, write, hear and verbally communicate in English to the degree required to perform the job.
Must be able to travel in accordance with any requirements of your job (if MMC and/or own vehicle used on MMC business, must possess valid California Driver's License and upon request proof of liability insurance).
Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT), with National Board of Respiratory Care Membership in the California Society for Respiratory Care, Inc (CSRC).
Membership in the American Association for Respiratory Care, Inc. (AARC).
Membership in the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC).