Job Description

Respiratory Therapist

Concord Center is actively seeking a Respiratory Therapist for our Skilled Nursing Facility in Brooklyn, NY.

DUTIES:

  • Interviewing & examining Residents regarding their respiratory ailments
  • Diagnosing respiratory ailments & testing Resident lung capacities
  • Examining test results and identifying issues
  • Removing mucus and other fluids from Resident’s lungs
  • Clearing Residents’ airways of physical obstructions
  • Educating Residents on lung health and disease prevention
  • Instructing Residents on the proper use of equipment & or respiratory care procedures.
  • Providing emergency resuscitation in cases of ceased breathing
  • Determining Resident treatment plans with supervising physician
  • Comply with all required safety and infection control procedures.
  • Demonstrate respect for Resident's beliefs and property.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Graduate of an accredited program for respiratory therapy.
  • Respiratory care experience preferred.
  • Current and valid driver’s license and reliable transportation required.
  • Strong critical thinking, problem solving, and decision making skills
  • Detail-oriented with excellent organizational and communication skill

LOCATION:

Brooklyn, NY

ABOUT US:

Founded in 1975, the Concord Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is a modern, fully equipped, skilled nursing facility offering a full range of medical, social, and rehabilitation services. The facility features 140 beds including 17 vent certified beds. The residents live in attractively furnished private and semi-private rooms.

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Equal Opportunity Employer -M/F/D/V

Application Instructions

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