Job ID: 145736
Category: Respiratory Therapy
Work Type: FT
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States
Date Posted: Jul 29, 2022
Work Schedule: Days 40 hours per week
DescriptionPenn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
The Department of Respiratory Therapy and Pulmonary Laboratories at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center is seeking a full-time Pulmonary Function Technician to be responsible for performing various pulmonary function and exercise studies and diagnostic procedures.
Please apply if you possess these qualifications:
Theoretical knowledge and experience of Pulmonary Function Testing and Exercise Studies
Associate or Bachelor's Degree in Respiratory Care or Bachelor or Masters Degree in Exercise Physiology; Associate Degree in applied sciences or equivalent training with at least two years experience in a Pulmonary Function or Exercise lab; Completion of a formal training program in Respiratory Care; Completion of a formal training program in Cardiopulmonary Technology, Exercise Physiology, Pulmonary or Cardiac Rehabilitation. Two years of patient testing experience in a Pulmonary Diagnostic Lab, is required.
PA State licensed Respiratory Care Therapist required. Certified by the National Board of Respiratory Care as a CRTT, RRT, CPFT or RPFT or Certified by the American College of Sports Medicine as a certified Exercise Test Technologist.
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