Covington County Hospital
The respiratory Therapist performs the standard procedures for Respiratory Therapy in administering medical gases to provide mechanical aids to ventilation. Responsible for proper handling of departmental policies and procedures to ensure the best care possible for respiratory therapy needs of our patients. Must be familiar with the various types of oxygen therapy, equipment, oxygen tents, suction machines, croup tents, EKG machine, etc. Must hold current registration with the MS State Board of Licensure as a Respiratory Therapy Practitioner (RRT or CRTT). Must hold current certification in CPR and ACLS.