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Respiratory therapist

Las Cruces, New Mexico, United States
August 20, 2018

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Russell Bell

Respiratory therapist

Las Cruces, NM 88011


18yrs. as a Rt. Retired and bored .

Authorized to work in the US for any employer

Work Experience

ESL Educator

AARP - Denver, CO

April 2010 to Present

Teaching refugees from Africa and Asia. Job skills with English as an imbedde language. Food bank manager.

Respiratory Therapist

Favorite Nurses Staffing - Denver, CO

April 2009 to June 2011

Read prescriptions, measured arterial blood gases, and reviewed patient information to assess patient condition

Monitored patient's physiological responses to therapy, such as vital signs, arterial blood gases, and blood chemistry changes, and consulted with physicians if adverse reactions occur

Enforced safety rules and ensured careful adherence to physicians' orders Respiratory Therapist

Various Medical Providers

May 2006 to June 2008

Set up and operated devices such as mechanical ventilators, therapeutic gas administration apparatus, environmental control systems, and aerosol generators, following specified parameters of treatment

Explained treatment procedures to patients to gain cooperation and allay fears

Maintained chars that contain patients' pertinent identification and therapy information Education

Hawkeye Tech community College - Waterloo, IA

Military Service

Branch: Army

Service Country: United States

Rank: E-1


Respiratory Care Practitioner


Additional Information

Skill Profile

Professionally trained and experienced as a respiratory therapist and educator

Technical knowledge of fundamentals of solar installation, energy efficiency, performance analysis, and renewable energy applications

Follow leadership directives and committed to team dynamics

Possess strong communication and organizational skills focused on task completion

Committed to achieving company goals and able to function effectively in high expectation work environments

Willing to start in entry-level position to prove worth as an asset

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