• Full Time
  • Anywhere

Job Description

ProCare Home Medical is the state’s leading provider of home respiratory services and certain medical equipment, including oxygen therapy, sleep apnea treatment and non-invasive ventilation (NIV). Headquartered in Anchorage, ProCare also owns and operates a second location in Fairbanks and serves thousands of patients each year. ProCare is accredited Community Health Accreditation Partner (CHAP). Additional company information can be found at www.procarehm.com.

  • Provides instruction to patients and/or caregivers on the proper use of equipment and/or respiratory care procedures.
  • Ensures patients and/or caregivers can effectively operate and maintain equipment.
  • Responsible for routine patient follow-up contacts based on individual needs.
  • Responds to emergency calls on an on-call basis.
  • Provides and operates various types of respiratory care equipment including but not limited to oxygen therapy, nebulization therapy, apnea monitoring, suctioning, nasal CPAP and ventilation.
  • Inspects and tests equipment to ensure proper operating condition.
  • Prepares and maintains a record for each patient containing all pertinent information, care plans, physician prescriptions and follow-up documentation.
  • Consults with referring physician regarding patient treatment, medical condition and home environment.
  • Participates in ongoing education and training sessions regarding respiratory patient care.
  • Performs other related duties as directed by supervisor.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited program for respiratory therapy is required.
  • At least one year related experience is required.
  • Registration or certification by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC).
  • Hold a current RCP license in the state of practice if that state requires an RCP license to allow the practice of respiratory therapy, or hold a current RN or LPN license in the state of practice if allowed by the applicable state Respiratory Care Practice Act and other state regulatory agencies.
  • Respiratory care experience preferred.
  • Successful completion of ProCare’s respiratory therapy orientation and competency evaluation program.
  • Must possess a valid and current driver’s license and auto insurance.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Respiratory Therapist: 1 year (Preferred)

Location:

  • Fairbanks, AK (Preferred)

 

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