Summary of Duties
Reporting to the Patient Care Manager and the Clinical and Practice Leaders the RRT works at all times within an interprofessional model of care.
S / He is responsible (within a family centred and interprofessional model) for determining the best mode of oxygenation / ventilation delivery with respect to individual patient needs.
S / he will be responsible for monitoring and the assessment of ventilation in the patients in the Trauma, Emergency and Critical Care Program as well as patients throughout the organization that require Respiratory Care.
The RRT will also be responsible for assessment, initiation and maintenance of airway intubation. The RRT is also fully involved with education and supervision of students (both respiratory therapy students and students of the interprofessional team).
Qualifications / Skills