Supervisor of Respiratory Care - Nights - Edmond
Company: Integris Health
Location: Oklahoma City
Posted on: January 17, 2022
Supv Respiratory Care
Job Code: 5026Position Summary:
Performs, plans, and coordinates the daily work activities of
respiratory therapists in accordance with policies in compliance to
all applicable regulatory and licensing boards.Essential
' Supervises, schedules, and coordinates daily activities and work
assignments for the Respiratory Care department.
' Assists with administrative activities and acts as clinical
resource. Works collaboratively with other members of the health
care team to provide appropriate patient therapy.
' Ensures the proper set up, assembly, cleaning, and restocking of
equipment and supplies. Assists with inventory control of equipment
' Observes universal and/or specialized precautions in carrying out
' Assists with development and implementation of formal training
and orientation programs for staff.
' Administers, interprets, and ensures compliance with departmental
policies and procedures.
' Provides on-going informal performance feedback, addresses
problems, orients and trains employees, verifies competency and
identifies and suggests ways to develop skills.
' Works collaboratively with other members of the health care team
to determine the appropriateness of prescribed therapy and to
establish achievable goals for the patient's identified
' Staff Resource: Serves as a clinical resource to medical staff
and other health professionals concerning respiratory care.
Performs respiratory therapy services to patients, including oxygen
therapy, Postural drainage and chest physiotherapy, aerosol
therapy, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, airway management,
ventilator management, Pulmonary Rehab., Holter monitoring, EKG
Cardiac stress testing, and Pulmonary Function Study
' Provides teaching and communicates instructions to patient and/or
family for use and indication of R.T.
' Delivers a variety of pharmaceutical agents needed for
' Serves as a member of the CPR (code blue) teamAccountability:
The Supervisor Respiratory Care reports to the Manager Respiratory
Therapy.Required Physical Demands (Subject to Reasonable
Keyboarding/Dexterity: Occasionally; activity exists up to 1/3 of
Standing/Walking: Constantly; activity exits up to 2/3 of the
Strength (Lift/Carry/Push/Pull): Medium (Exerting 20 to 50 pounds
of force occasionally, or 10 to 25 pounds of force constantly to
Talking (Must be able to effectively communicate verbally): Yes
Color Acuity (Must be able to distinguish and identify colors):
This position may have additional or varied physical demand and/or
respiratory fit test requirements. Please consult the Physical
Demands Project SharePoint site or contact Risk Management/Employee
Health for additional information.Strength (Lift/Carry/Push/Pull) :
Medium (Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, or 10 to 25
pounds of force constantly to move objects)Standing/Walking:
Constantly; activity exists 2/3 or more of the
timeKeyboarding/Dexterity: Occasionally; activity exists up to 1/3
of the timeTalking (Must be able to effectively communicate
verbally): YesSeeing: YesHearing: YesColor Acuity (Must be able to
distinguish and identify colors): YesEnvironmental Conditions:
Potential for exposure to hazardous risks, including potential for
exposure to infections and communicable diseases, blood and body
fluids, electrical equipment, chemicals. Potential for bodily
injury related to lifting and incidents of workplace violence. Must
follow universal safety precautions. Potential for exposure to
constant interruptions, noise, disagreeable odors, and assorted
chemicals. May have multiple floors assigned per shift. May be
required to be on call status.
- Graduate of a Registry Eligible Respiratory Therapy School
- Current Respiratory Care Practitioner License (RRT) issued by
the Oklahoma Board of Medical Licensure and Supervision (OSBMLS).
- 2 years experience in a leadership role preferred
- BLS and ACLS or PALS certification or must obtain within 60
days of hire.
- Must be able to communicate effectively in English
- This job requires the incumbents to operate an INTEGRIS-owned
vehicle OR personal vehicle (non INTEGRIS-owned) and therefore must
have a current Drivers License from the state of residence, driving
record which is acceptable to our insurance carrier and auto
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