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Pulmonary Function Specialist -- Pulmonology Clinic Plaza location - Full Time days
Full Time

Kansas City, Missouri

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Pulmonary Function Specialist -- Pulmonology Clinic Plaza location - Full Time days

  • 4401 Wornall Rd, Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, United States, 64111
  • Full time

Job Description​

We are hiring a full time Pulmonary Function Specialist for our Pulmonary clinic at the Plaza. This position will work Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4:30 pm.

This role will work out of the PFT lab to do PFT testing, draw arterial blood gases, spirometry testing, 6 min walk and oxygen qualification testing.

  • Position performs all aspects of cardiopulmonary functions assessment and care as outlined in clinical standards of practice.
  • Performing of pulmonary rehabilitation, diagnostic cardiopulmonary function and metabolic testing, assessment based therapeutic interventions and the analysis and reporting of clinical findings.
  • Collect and assess history and physical information, diagnostic testing and review of quality and clinical data pursuant to the development and monitoring of planned interventions in collaboration with the medical staff.
  • Supports and participates in departmental meetings, performance improvement activities, continuing education, professional growth and development activities.
  • Performs other duties as assigned within the respiratory therapy department.

We are seeking candidates who are organized, team players, hard working and have a positive attitude.

Active Respiratory Therapist and BLS Certifications required.

Job Requirements

Applicable Experience:

Less than 1 year

Basic Life Support - American Heart Association or Red Cross, License-Respiratory Therapy - Various

Associate Degree (Required)

Job Details

Full Time

Day (United States of America)

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