PANDAs scope of care includes patients ranging from premature newborns to pediatric patients up to the age of 18. PANDA is a specialty transport service for inter-facility transports. PANDA does not respond to scene calls. Patients over 18 are considered on a case by case basis and can only be transported to a pediatric unit. PANDA is accredited by The Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Services (CAMTS).
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To provide bedside respiratory care modalities in accordance with hospital and departmental guidelines as ordered by the physicians. To provide pediatric respiratory care and supplement adult care when required. To provide pediatric respiratory care during transport of patients from referring facilities to Doernbecher Childrens Hospital.
*0.15 FTE of this position is a shift in the Pediatric RT department.
Current, unencumbered Oregon State Respiratory License.
Minimum of an associate degree from a respiratory therapy education program supported or accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).
Current BLS, PALS, NRP and ACLS required at time of hire
Must pass pre-hire physical capacity testing
3 years Pediatric Intensive Care and/or Neonatal Intensive Care Experience required.
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation
A.S. Respiratory Care
Five years of neonatal/pediatric experience
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