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Respiratory Therapist 1 – Pulmonary Functon Lab and Bronchoscopy Suites

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Job Title: Respiratory Therapist 1
Work Site: Pulmonary Functon Lab and Bronchoscopy Suites, Vancouver General Hospital - Vancouver, BC
Status: Regular Full Time
Start Date: As soon as possible
Salary: $28.00 - $34.95 per hour
Hours: 0700-1500 or 0800-1600 (Monday to Friday)
Reference#: 093019-slo


JOB SUMMARY:

Practices in accordance with the standards of professional practice as outlined by the Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists (CSRT) as well as within a client and family centred care model and the vision and values of the organization. Performs ongoing respiratory care in a multi-disciplinary setting to clients with Tracheostomies and/or variety of illnesses/diseases including, but not limited to acute and/or chronic respiratory illnesses or pathologies of the airway both by working independently and as a member of an interdisciplinary team. Enhances quality of life from the perspective of the client/family. Consults, confers and collaborates with other health care Professionals. Demonstrates continuous improvement and best practice approach in respiratory practice. Maintains and advances own clinical competence. Participates on committees/teams and approved research projects as assigned.

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The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes. Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.

***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the staffpostings.vch.ca site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***

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