National Respiratory Therapist

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National Respiratory Therapist

@ VieMed

  • Responsible for the installation/delivery of respiratory therapist equipment and provision of all needed supplies and products to the patients in the home and ongoing assessment of patients and equipment.  
  • Is responsible for clinical contact with the physician, referred contacts, health care practitioners, area patient care coordinators, and others involved in the care of the patients referred to Sleep Management, LLC d/b/a VieMed for home respiratory therapist services.  
  • Is responsible for the maintenance of records, charting, progress notes, clinical files, equipment records, preventative maintenance records, and other necessary documentation for any patient service in dictated area. 
  • Is responsible to maintain accurate inventory of all Sleep Management/VieMed assets and supplies.  
  • Is responsible for vehicle maintenance and service (paid for by Sleep Management, LLC d/b/a VieMed).  
  • Ensures that vehicle is maintained per applicable accreditation standards at all times.  
  • Is responsible to ensure all pertinent demographic information and insurance coverage is updated regularly and with any change in personal or professional status.  
  • Is responsible for the overseeing of all applicable regulatory rules and guidelines as pertains to the staff respiratory therapist.  
  • Exhibits effective written and verbal communication skills. Adheres to cost-containment policies and procedures.  
  • Works with the local/remote office staff to ensure prompt and accurate billing and documentation of services, including providing adequate information to satisfy third-party payor guidelines for coverage.  
  • Works with all clinical, managerial, and sales staff to promote and market home respiratory therapist services to all referral sources.  
  • Ensures proper, accurate, and safe operation of all equipment prior to installation.  
  • Is required to provide availability for patient contact and response to patient needs.
  • Completes equipment setups, quarterly checks, and any unscheduled equipment service/patient calls for all types of equipment. 
  • Will work with fellow RTs in the area (if applicable) on a rotating on-call schedule and or cover on-call when coverage is needed in within dictated service area. 
  • Will work with team members (other RTs, PCC’s, ACM’s and various departments) to ensure tasks are completed.
  • Apply and maintain any states licensures dictated by Director of Clinical Operations. 
  • Other duties/projects as assigned.


Qualifications:

  • Medical or respiratory experience
  • Valid Respiratory Therapist licensures in the States in which you practice


How to Apply:

Apply online at https://viemed.apscareerportal.com/jobs/

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Location: Lafayette, LA
Date Posted: May 03, 2021
Application Deadline: June 03, 2021