Pulmonary Rehab Coordinator Registered

Job Ref
1807095
Category
Allied Health
Job Family
Respiratory Therapy
Department
Schedule
Per Diem
Facility
Community Heart & Vascular Hospital

8075 N Shadeland Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46250
United States

Shift
Day Job
Hours
7:00am-5:00pm, PRN as needed hours bi weekly
Job Location
The Pulmonary Rehab Coordinator Registered position is located in Indianapolis, IN


Job Duties
  • The Pulmonary Rehab Specialist Coordinator is responsible for assessing patients for participation in, and Coordinating the Pulmonary Rehab program 
  • The coordinator provides respiratory-related skills training and coordinates the skill training provided by other departments, i.e., Pharmacy, Dietetics, and Chaplaincy 
  • Monitors and supervises physical conditioning
  • Keeps physician informed of patient progress 
  • Markets program
  • Monitors billing and reimbursements issues 
  • Conducts telephone follow-up with patients. Improves program as appropriate based on changing trends in pulmonary rehab. 
  • Coordinates communication opportunities with various Pulmonary Rehab staff members 

Experience
Pulmonary Rehab program experience preferred; three (3) to five (5) years experience as an Respiratory Therapist; along with supervisory experience preferred


Education
Associate of Science Degree from an accredited college or university in Respiratory Therapy or
its equivalent is required.


License
Indiana Respiratory Care Practitioner License required; Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)
by National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC) is preferred, CPR certified, ACLS can be obtain once employed


Skills
  • Understanding of Cardiopulmonary principles, theories and processes consistent with that required for state licensing and national RRT credentials
  • Ability to communicate tactfully and effectively with patients, staff, physicians, and visitors
  • Strong respiratory skills 


Keywords
Respiratory, RRT, Pulmonary Rehab, Coordinator, Respiratory Therapist, Community Heart and Vascular Hospital, PRN as needed hours

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