respiratory technician (CRT) internship

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Affinity Care Of NJ
55 Bridge Street
Edison, NJ
Posted: May 29 2015
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 3 Part-time, Unpaid

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Description

respiratory technician (CRT) internship Head Office of Home Care Services located in Metuchen, N.J. Approximately 40 hrs a week starting immediately. This position can lead to full time employment with the company.

Responsibilities

- Provide customer service in hospital, helping family members, visitors, and caregivers
- Understand relationships among healthcare personnel, preferably in clinic setting
- Offer research skills on multiple healthcare issues, resulting in presentation or publication
•Under the direction of a licensed respiratory therapist or doctor, conduct examinations and tests on patients
•Help provide breathing and oxygen therapy
•Administer medication
•Collect blood samples from patients for laboratory testing
•Monitor patients’ vital signs and responses to treatment
•Provide education regarding treatments and breathing exercises
•Show patients how to use breathing-assistance devices at home
•Help patients fill out forms
•Maintain medical records
•Ensure that equipment is sterile and organized
•Prepare and test devices needed for treatments and testing


Requirements

- Prefer student with experience in healthcare delivery system
- Perform well in environment that values compassion, helpfulness, patience, and resourcefulness
•Strong communication and people skills are needed to work with patients and medical staff
•Respiratory therapy technicians must be able to follow spoken and written instructions.
•Dependability and ability to work with a flexible schedule
•Current TB/PPD/Chest X-Ray
•Ability to remain flexible, resilient and calm

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