The Respiratory Extern is qualified to attend to the needs of the patient area, performing duties as indicated by the responsibilities outlined in this job description under the supervision of the respiratory charge person. The Respiratory Extern is trained in the delivery of age appropriate care by hospital policy. He/she performs assigned tasks in accordance with the hospital’s philosophy, values, standards, policies and procedures.
Enrolled in an AMA approved Respiratory Therapy program.
Must have Completed fundamentals in respiratory.( Mechanical Ventilation Course)