Pulmonary Function Tech
Company: Sequoia Hospital
Location: Redwood City
Posted on: February 22, 2021
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Hospital is an accredited, not-for-profit community hospital
providing innovative and exceptional health care for generations of
Bay Area residents. Sequoia's is a nationally known pioneer in
advanced cardiac care, affiliated with the Cleveland Clinic Heart
and Vascular Institute. Sequoia has received national recognition
from Healthgrades for superior patient safety and was named as one
of America's top 100 hospitals for cardiac care. Our program is a
designated Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement.
Our is consistently ranked as a favorite among Peninsula families.
We are also known for our comprehensive emergency care and
leading-edge. Our Pavilion combines the most advanced medical and
surgical services with a unique healing environment, including
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This position is responsible for the operation and provision of
Pulmonary Function Testing services under the direction of the
Medical Director of Pulmonary Services and Department Manager of
Cardiopulmonary Services. The Pulmonary Function Technician also
crosses over into Pulmonary Services Department and functions as a
Respiratory Care Practitioner. See job description for Respiratory
Care Practitioner. In accordance with the mission and philosophy of
Catholic Healthcare West, the (patient care job title) is a
professional caregiver who assumes responsibility and
accountability for the assessment, planning, implementation and
evaluation of care for patients and their families. Incumbents in
this position shall comply with all applicable laws and rules
including the Dignity Health Standards of Conduct and Dignity
Health policies and procedures that apply to his/her job
responsibilities, seek guidance when in doubt, promptly report any
potential or suspected violation of Dignity Health Standards of
Conduct, Dignity Health policy or procedure or applicable
laws/regulations and when requested, assist Dignity Health
personnel in investigating all allegations of violation. When
called upon, the incumbent shall assist in risk evaluation and work
collaboratively with facility/entity leaders to implement, monitor
and mitigate risk corrective plans outlined by the Compliance
- Two years of recent experience in cardiopulmonary testing and
demonstrated proficiency required.
- Certificate of completion from an accredited two year
Respiratory Therapy Program required.
- Certified Pulmonary Function technologist required.
- Current licensure by the State of California Board of
Respiratory Care as a Respiratory Care Practitioner (CT RCP)
- Registered by the National Board for respiratory Care or obtain
registration within one year of hire date (RG RRT) required.
- AHA BLS, AHA ACLS and AHA PALS is required.
- AHA NRP is required or must obtain certification within six
months of hire date.Preferred
- Registered Pulmonary Function Technologist preferred.
Please upload a copy of your PFT certificate (required), RCP and
RRT license, and AHA BLS, ACLS, PALS & NRP (required within 6
months) to your employment application in iCIMS.
Qualifications Two years of recent experience in cardiopulmonary
testing and demonstrated proficiency required. Certificate of
completion from an accredited two year Respiratory Therapy Program
required. Certified Pulmonary Function technologist required.
Current licensure by the State of California Board of Respiratory
Care as a Respiratory Care Practitioner (CT RCP) required.
Registered by the National Board for respiratory Care or obtain
registration within one year of hire date (RG RRT) required. AHA
BLS, AHA ACLS and AHA PALS is required. AHA NRP is required or must
obtain certification within six months of hire date. Registered
Pulmonary Function Technologist preferred.
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