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Respiratory Therapist – Wallowa County

Respiratory Therapist | Wallowa Memorial Hospital and Medical Clinics | Enterprise, Oregon Department: Cardiopulmonary || Status: Full-time || Schedule: Variable Job Summary This position provides direct patient care in all aspects of respiratory therapy. This...

Shriner’s Children’s Portland – RT Manager

Respiratory Therapy Manager | Shriners Children's Portland | Portland, Oregon Department: Respiratory Therapy || Location: Portland, OR || Hours: Full-time || Schedule: M-F Job Summary Shriners Children’s – Portland has a great opportunity for a Respiratory Therapy...

Director of Clinical Education – Respiratory Care

Director of Clinical Education - RC | Mt. Hood Community College | Gresham Campus, Oregon The salary range for this position is $57,564 to $78,336 per year based upon education and experience. The successful hire must live within commuting distance to the Gresham...

Director – Respiratory Care

Director - RC | Mercy Medical Center | Roseburg, Oregon If you’re looking for a rewarding new career opportunity, CHI Mercy Health offers a work environment and lifestyle that we consider truly unique. Our commitment to maintaining a state-of-the-art medical community...

Registered Respiratory Therapist – CGH & CMC EC

Registered Respiratory Therapist - CGH & CMC EC | Curry Health Network Note: There are currently multiple full-time day shift and night shift positions available. These positions may serve both Curry General Hospital (CGH) in Gold Beach, OR and Curry Medical...

Cardiopulmonary Diagnostic Technologist

Cardiopulmonary Diagnostic Technologist | ASANTE | Southern, OR WHY ASANTE Asante is more than a great hospital system in an amazing location. We are a community of passionate providers and service-focused caregivers who collaborate to deliver amazing patient...

RT Licensing Process

RT Licensing Process

RT Licensing Process in Oregon Board Exam Instructor denotes “graduated” on the NBRC website. Student logs on to NBRC.org and clicks on examinations, chooses credential desired (CRT, RRT, etc) and under LINKS, choose submit an online application Complete test...

Lung Recruitment Maneuvers: Should we do them?

Lung Recruitment Maneuvers: Should we do them?

By Joe Dwan, MS, RRT As RCPs, there are many lung recruitment maneuvers that our profession has utilized over the years. Defining lung recruitment maneuver as a technique to open collapsed alveoli, incentive spirometry is a lung recruitment maneuver. For mechanical...

AARC Asthma Educator Certification

AARC Asthma Educator Certification

Dear AARC Member: I am very pleased to announce that the AARC’s popular Asthma Educator Certification Preparation Course is now accessible on line. This means that you can view the asthma course when it is convenient to you. It’s available on line and on demand.There...

2016 OSRC Conference Slides

Below are the presenter slides from the 2016 Conference Educating your Patient about Sleep Disordered Breathing by Mari Goldner, MD Health Care and the Child with Health Issues by Lisa Greene Marijuana and the Lungs by Brenda Marsh, MD MERS (Middle East Respiratory...