Haywood Regional Medical Center
The educational institution must verify that the student has successfully completed a competency evaluation that certifies the student to be competent in all of the following respirator care procedures:
Oxygen Supply Systems
Humidity and Aerosol Therapy
Small Volume Nebulizer Therapy
Non-invasive Mechanical Airway Clearance Therapy
Chest Physiotherapy with suctioning
Arterial PunctureElectrocardiogram (if performed)
Must be enrolled in a recognized Respiratory Care Program that has been approved by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care or its predecessor. The educational institution must verify that the student is in good standing with a minimum grade of 2.0 in all RCP courses, and an overall average of 2.0 must be maintained.
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
:AHA Basic Life Support (BLS)
Must register with the Board on a form provided by the Board before providing respiratory care procedures as a Respiratory Care Assistant.LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.