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flight respiratory therapist resume example with 13+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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OBJECTIVE

I am seeking to obtain an ECMO specialist position within the Atrium Healthcare System. I would like to use my previous clinical experience within the acute care and transport settings to expand my clinical knowledge and be a valuable asset to the ECMO team.

EXPERIENCE
Flight Respiratory Therapist, 05/2016 to Current
Jefferson HealthNortheast Philadelphia, PA,
  • Uses clinical reasoning, coupled with clinical skills to conduct accurate clinical assessments and perform patient care intervention to ensure optimum patient care, safety and recovery.
  • Maintains operational knowledge for multiple modes of transportation including ambulances, helicopters and airplanes.
  • Responsible for learning and implementing MedCenter Air’s Trauma, Cardiac, Medical, Pediatric, Obstetrics and Special procedure Protocols.
  • Initiates intubation procedures and sets up ventilation equipment. Operates, assesses, and manages patient airway support, ventilator settings and equipment
  • Independently initiates advanced practice procedures to provide improved patient outcomes such as: drug assisted intubation, video laryngoscopy, needle chest decompression, chest tube insertion, intraosseous placement, transvenous/transcutaneous pacing, needle cricothyroidotomy, surgical cricothyroidotomy, and initiation/titration of pharmacological agents.
  • Transports and monitors patients requiring ECMO, Medical Circulatory Devices (VAD, Impella), Intra-aortic Balloon Counter Pulsation, Internal/External Pacing, Ventriculostomy, and Point of Care.
  • Initiate and manage advanced modes of ventilation,
  • Initiation and maintaining Bipap in transport setting.
  • Initiate, monitor and maintain Nitric Oxide.
  • Responsible for maintaining quarterly and annual education requirements including: Simulation lab, Mechanical Ventilator Management/Lab, Certified Emergency Vehicle Operations, Air Medical Resource Management, Night Vision Goggle, Survival Practical, Sleep Deprivation/Just Culture/Stress Management, Transport Vehicle Safety Training – ambulance/helicopter/airplane.
  • Active Participation in Committee responsible for aircraft preparation, equipment and medication maintenance for special events and state inspections.
Registered Respiratory Therapist, 07/2012 to 05/2016
Atrium HealthCity, STATE,
  • Manage patients on mechanical ventilation through continual assessments
  • Initiate and monitor different modes of ventilation
  • Maintain artificial airways
  • Bipap and Noninvasive ventilation
  • Administer Heliox
  • Administer Nitric Oxide
  • Utilizing Vapotherm and Opti-flow
  • Managing HFOV
  • Able to provide various MDI, DPI, and aerosolized treatments
  • Administer oxygen
  • Obtaining ABG samples
  • Able to operate equipment for ABG and electrolyte results
  • Respond to emergencies
  • Assist with Bronchoscopies
  • Assist with Bedside tracheostomy
  • Competent in educating patients and families on different respiratory therapies
  • Extensive experience interacting with patients in all stages of care
  • Communicating with patients and family members
  • Able to utilize the values of caring and commitment to excellent service to ensure a positive patient experience
  • Peer Interviewing
  • Orienting new employees through training process to ICUs and floors.
CT Technologist Assistant, 09/2009 to 06/2012
Carolinas Medical CenterCity, STATE,
  • Coordinate Workflow
  • Proficient in establishing IV access for contrast administration
  • Monitor IV access for patency during contrast administration
  • Coordinate closely with nursing staff, Physicians, Respiratory Therapists
  • Possess knowledge of routine, emergency protocols
  • Assist Technologist in completion of examinations
  • Competent in operation of Power Chart
  • Responsible for communication with Spanish speaking patients
  • Ensures safe and overall positive experience for inpatients and outpatients
  • Prepare and complete proper documentation for examinations
  • In charge of set up and preparation of scanner and respiratory equipment for trauma and critical care patients
  • Able to initiate code blue and prepare crash cart for emergent situations
  • Maintain and assess material inventory
Guest Services Rep I, 08/2008 to 09/2009
Carolinas Medical CenterCity, STATE,
  • Responsible for transporting patients to different departments
  • Coordinating with Nursing and diagnostic departments
  • Escort outpatients within the facility
  • Register guests for patient visits in LCH
  • Ensure patient safety
  • Follow proper guidelines within LCH and CMC Main
  • Competent in use of “Star” patient search program
  • Manage transport equipment
  • Customer Service
  • Service Recovery
Education
BSRT, Bachelor of Science: Respiratory Therapy, Expected in to Newberry College - Newberry, SC
GPA:
A.A.S: Respiratory Therapy, Expected in to Central Piedmont Community College - Charlotte, NC
GPA:
Dean’s List Fall 2011, President’s List Fall & Spring 2010
Accomplishments
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist July 2012- Present
  • Carolinas Medical Center- Main
  • Manage patients on mechanical ventilation through continual assessments
  • Initiate and monitor different modes of ventilation
  • Maintain artificial airways
  • Bipap and Noninvasive ventilation
  • Administer Heliox
  • Administer Nitric Oxide
  • Utilizing Vapotherm and Opti-flow
  • Managing HFOV
  • Able to provide various MDI, DPI, and aerosolized treatments
  • Administer oxygen
  • Obtaining ABG samples
  • Able to operate equipment for ABG and electrolyte results
  • Respond to emergencies
  • Assist with Bronchoscopies
  • Assist with Bedside tracheostomy
  • Competent in educating patients and families on different respiratory therapies
  • Extensive experience interacting with patients in all stages of care
  • Communicating with patients and family members
  • Able to utilize the values of caring and commitment to excellent service to ensure a positive patient experience
  • Peer Interviewing
  • Orienting new employees through training process to ICUs and floors.
CREDENTIALS
  • CRT
  • RRT
  • BLS
  • ACLS
  • PALS
  • NRP
  • TNCC
  • EMT-B NATIONAL REGISTRY
  • CEVO
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Languages
Spanish:
Full Professional
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School Attended

  • Newberry College
  • Central Piedmont Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Flight Respiratory Therapist
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist
  • CT Technologist Assistant
  • Guest Services Rep I

Degrees

  • BSRT, Bachelor of Science
  • A.A.S

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