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Registered Respiratory Therapist

Company:
Independent Respiratory Services
Location:
Salmon Arm, British Columbia, Canada
Posted:
October 12, 2018

Description:

Registered Respiratory Therapist, Salmon Arm, BC

Competition #18-017

Our Mission at Independent Respiratory Services (IRS)

Is to provide the highest level of respiratory health care available. We exist to enable our clients to lead healthy lives through the use of industry leading sleep apnea and home oxygen therapy expertise, continuing service and client education. Honesty, integrity and technical competence are the foundation of our company. Our success is reflected in our client’s satisfaction and well-being.

IRS is the leader in providing sleep apnea and home oxygen therapy solutions across British Columbia, with over 40 service locations from Vancouver Island to the Rocky Mountains.

The Challenge

• Evaluating sleep disorders and providing continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy

• Assessing Respiratory status and providing Oxygen therapy

• Educating clients, the community and the healthcare sector about sleep and respiratory disorders

• Advocate on behalf of our clients for funding or community and outreach resources

• Work mutually with our Client Service Coordinators administratively

Skills and qualifications required

• A RRT designation is preferred, or progress towards this designation; Similar qualifications will also be considered.

• An elevated level of both written and verbal communication competencies

• Effective computer skills, including experience with using Microsoft Office applications

• A valid B.C. Class 5 driver’s license and the ability to travel regularly

• May be required to travel between Salmon Arm, and other clinics in the region.

• Previous homecare experience (an asset)

• Strong leadership skills

• Occasional on-call duties may be required

• A permanent position

• Hours of service are full-time, Monday to Friday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

IRS is dedicated to compensating and supporting our employees by offering:

• Competitive wages

• Benefits packages

• Relocation assistance

• Tuition and development assistance

• Pension Plan

• On-call Stipend

• Support for work/life balance.

Please apply!

Qualified individuals are encouraged to submit a cover letter and resume Please reference the competition # in your application.