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Working As A Respiratory Therapy Aide

  • Evaluating Information to Determine Compliance with Standards
  • Documenting/Recording Information
  • Monitor Processes, Materials, or Surroundings
  • Processing Information
  • Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work
  • Unpleasant/Angry People

  • Unpleasant/Hazardous Environment

  • Repetitive

  • Stressful

  • $51,587

    Average Salary

What Does A Respiratory Therapy Aide Do At Cleveland Clinic

* Assesses patient for appropriate type and frequency of treatment and develops a plan of care based on diagnosis.
* Directs respiratory staff for delivery of care.
* Implements and monitors patient care plan.
* Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.
* Performs advanced respiratory care modalities.
* Evaluates respiratory practice, administration of medications, and treatment based on patient outcomes.
* Educates the patient and family about the illness and provides information about community support groups and other available programs.
* At sites where applicable, the employee will perform blood gas puncture and analysis.
* If the employee is designated as a Technical Consultant by the blood gas Laboratory Director, the employee must meet minimum qualifications as specified by the CLIA code of federal regulations.
* Other duties as assigned

What Does A Respiratory Therapy Aide Do At UPMC

* Assist the Director with the overall management of the department.
* Supervise the daily clinical operations of an area or department providing Respiratory Care.
* Assure the effective and efficient use of all available resources.
* Assure the delivery of quality patient care by all Respiratory Care staff.
* Provide a direct line of communication between all other health care practitioners and Respiratory Care Services.
* Promote the effective utilization of Respiratory Care through assessment, evaluation, protocols and consults.
* Is an educational resource in Respiratory Care for all other health care practitioners.
* Complete performance appraisals, assist with staffing decisions and implementing personnel actions.
* Ensure compliance with hospital and departmental policies.
* Is directly responsible for the department orientation, educational/in-service and competency program.
* Coordinate the evaluation of products and equipment.
* Provide input into departmental equipment selection and function.
* Ensure a safe and appropriate work environment.
* Provide and maintain supply inventory.
* Prepare and provide various reports as needed and requested.
* Assist in implementing all activities required by regulatory agencies.
* Perform all duties and responsibilities required of a Sr Respiratory Therapist, RRT.
* Serve as a role model and resource at all times

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Respiratory Therapy Aide Demographics

Gender

Female

61.2%

Male

36.1%

Unknown

2.7%
Ethnicity

White

74.6%

Hispanic or Latino

13.5%

Asian

9.7%

Unknown

1.6%

Black or African American

0.6%
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Languages Spoken

Spanish

44.4%

Vietnamese

16.7%

German

5.6%

Cantonese

5.6%

Malayalam

5.6%

Tagalog

5.6%

Mandarin

5.6%

Korean

5.6%

Arabic

5.6%
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Respiratory Therapy Aide Education

Schools

Concorde Career College

12.8%

East Los Angeles College

10.3%

Independence University

10.3%

Houston Community College

6.4%

California College-San Diego

6.4%

Grand Canyon University

6.4%

Boise State University

5.1%

Texas State University

5.1%

Grossmont College

3.8%

Napa Valley College

3.8%

University of South Alabama

3.8%

University of Phoenix

3.8%

Santa Monica College

3.8%

Northwest Missouri State University

2.6%

San Joaquin Valley College

2.6%

Moraine Valley Community College

2.6%

Central New Mexico Community College

2.6%

Ohlone College

2.6%

New York University

2.6%

Brightwood College

2.6%
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Majors

Medical Technician

65.1%

Business

7.2%

Nursing

4.4%

Health Sciences And Services

4.0%

Health Care Administration

2.8%

Military Applied Sciences

2.0%

Medical Assisting Services

1.6%

Public Health

1.6%

Psychology

1.2%

Clinical Psychology

1.2%

General Studies

1.2%

Education

1.2%

Management

0.8%

General Education, Specific Areas

0.8%

Mental Health Counseling

0.8%

Nursing Assistants

0.8%

Biology

0.8%

Elementary Education

0.8%

Secretarial And Administrative Science

0.8%

Educational Leadership

0.8%
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Degrees

Associate

50.4%

Bachelors

23.6%

Other

12.1%

Masters

8.9%

Certificate

3.2%

Diploma

1.1%

License

0.4%

Doctorate

0.4%
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Top Skills for A Respiratory Therapy Aide

RespiratoryTherapyEquipmentOxygenTherapyPatientAssessmentMechanicalVentilationCardiopulmonaryResuscitationGeneralFloorCarePatientCareRespiratoryCareEmergencyRoomTrachCareBi-PapCriticalCareIntensiveCareUnitsArterialBloodGasesNebulizerNicuEKGMDIAirwayManagementBipap

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Top Respiratory Therapy Aide Skills

  1. Respiratory Therapy Equipment
  2. Oxygen Therapy
  3. Patient Assessment
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Ordered, cataloged and restocked respiratory therapy equipment and supplies.
  • Provided and monitored routine oxygen therapy.
  • Practiced patient assessment skills under the guidance of preceptor in the Intensive Care Unit, Emergency Department and Medical Floors.
  • Educated medical residents, nurses and respiratory therapy students on mechanical ventilation
  • Provide emergency care, including artificial respiration, external cardiac massage and assistance with cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

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