Respiratory Therapist (Registered) – Transport
Location: Las Cruces, NM
Memorial Medical Center
Provides and is responsible for patient assessment, treatment, airway and ventilator management, establishes therapeutic objectives, diagnostic evaluation and care of patients with deficiencies and abnormalities of the pulmonary system during the transport process under the direction of the Medical Director, Director of Ancillary Services and Manager of the Memorial Medical Transport Team. The team will collaborate with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes and enhance performance improvement techniques that demonstrate positive patient outcomes through the provision of quality and standard care.
Minimum Education: Graduate of a Respiratory Therapy program approved by CoARC
Associates of Applied Science
Bachelors in Healthcare Related Field-Preferred
Minimum Experience: A minimum of three years’ experience as a Respiratory Therapist in a healthcare setting in adult, pediatric, neonatal and emergency setting required.
Certification/Licensure: Required- NBRC Registered Respiratory Therapist
Required-New Mexico Respiratory Care Practitioners License
Required- Basic Life Support (American Heart Association), ACLS,
PALS, STABLE, and NRP certifications.
Required in 24 months- Hold a Secondary Credential (NPS, C-NPT,
Required- AARC and NMSRC MembershipEqual opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran