Respiratory Therapist - Paradise NL
Medigas is a leader in serving the Canadian healthcare market with the provision of home oxygen therapy, respiratory services, medical gases and related medical equipment. Medigas is the healthcare division of Praxair Canada Inc. Everything we do is born out of our commitment to help people live better lives and to support the medical professionals who make it all possible.
At Medigas, you’ll join talented and diverse people throughout Canada, all working hard to make a difference in our client’s lives and make our organization successful. Our people work to develop and implement challenging and meaningful client-focused programs and are trusted to take on responsibility early in their careers. Their contributions are valuable to our company, our clients, our communities and our shareholders.
The successful candidate will work in and surrounding the Paradise, Newfoundland community. They will be responsible for respiratory assessments in the community and the initiation of prescribed therapies. Included in the role is training and implementation regarding the use of medical equipment devices such as CPAP and Bi-level machines, devices used for mobilization of secretions and trachea care, cardiac and oximetry monitoring, and provisions for oxygen therapy portability for our clients.
Promotion of Medigas products and services to referral sources, including educational in services to medical/healthcare communities is an integral part of the job. Previous sales and marketing experience are an asset.
This is a great learning environment with a focus on development and career progression.
We are committed to employment equity for women, aboriginal people, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities. Interested candidates from these groups are encouraged to apply.
Applicants requiring accommodation during the recruitment and selection process are encouraged to make their needs known in advance if accommodation is required. We will work with you to meet your needs.
Prior clinical practice required. Homecare and sales experience preferred. Expertise in clinical in services would be an asset.
The applicant should be proficient in MS Office with strong ability in Excel and CRM. The applicant must be customer focused, organized, possess excellent interpersonal skills and time management skills, the ability to set priorities, follow through on tasks and have a proven ability to manage client relationships as well as maintain homecare sales growth. A commitment to safety is a must. Clean driving record is a must. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
RRT or RN designation and current registration in good standing with the respective colleges.
Required license or certification:RRT or RN
Primary Location Newfoundland and Labrador-Paradise
Req ID: 18001509