Intern - Respiratory Therapy
Company: Mayo Clinic
Location: Pine Island
Posted on: January 27, 2023
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The Respiratory Care Assistant 2 provides support for respiratory
care services for the treatment of patients with disordered
respiratory physiology under the direction of a registered
respiratory therapist. Responsible for delivering varied oxygen
devices on a timely basis. The respiratory therapy assistant 2
performs hospital-wide rounds on a daily basis to monitor and
provide service to patients using respiratory support devices.
Supports the respiratory therapists, nurses, and physicians with
their equipment/supplies needs, work lists, workload data
throughout the Mayo complex. Serves in the department
communications center and provides information management and data
entry for department billing, QA database, and in support of
research studies. Member of the hospital Code 45 team, performing
CPR as required. Staff at RMH performs 12 Lead EKG's.
Minimum educational level is a high school diploma or equivalent
(G.E.D.) plus 3 years' experience in a direct patient care role OR
completion of 3 years of a baccalaureate program in respiratory
care. Must be able to learn and perform CPR. Must have good verbal
communication skills. Ability to interact with a variety of
individuals. Have strong independent problem solving skills to
respond to unpredictable situations. Maturity, initiative,
commitment to patient and customer service, and good judgment are
required. Ability to work harmoniously in a team environment.
Expected to follow proper precautions to avoid potential exposure
to infectious agents, hazardous substances, noise, and heat. Good
manual dexterity and eye-hand coordination to work with equipment.
CPR will be taught if not already BLS trained. Must be able to
differentiate medical life support gases. Previous knowledge of
medical terminology/abbreviations helpful.
$21.21 - $30.11/ hour
Hours / Pay period
Every third weekend.
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester,
Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable
environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city
is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United
States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle,
excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of
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is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the
diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any
employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the
LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly
encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to
access job openings or to apply for a job are available.
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