|Job Title:||Respiratory Therapist 1 - Pulmonary Diagnostics|
|Work Site:||Lions Gate Hospital - North Vancouver, BC|
|Start Date:||As Soon As Possible|
|Salary:||$28.54 - $35.62 per hour|
Within the context of a client and family centred care model, and in accordance with the British Columbia Society of Respiratory Therapists (BCSRT) standards of practice and clinical practice guidelines, provides respiratory care to assigned clients/patients both by working independently and as a member of an interdisciplinary team. Enhances quality of life from the perspective of the client/family. Consults, confers and collaborates with other health care providers. Demonstrates expertise and leadership in respiratory practice. Under minimal supervision performs pulmonary functions and technical procedures related to assisting physician with bronchoscopy, setting up equipment in labs, administering a variety of tests and monitoring client/patient responses. Prepares and maintains equipment. Maintains and advances clinical competence. Participates on designated Hospital committees/teams and approved research projects as assigned.
Education & Experience
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes. Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.
***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the staffpostings.vch.ca site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***
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